With millions of Americans taking to the highways during Thanksgiving, traveling by car can be more dangerous than usual. Drivers are cautioned to take extra precautions and drive safer with much more traffic on the road. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that Thanksgiving week is one of the most dangerous weeks of the year.
Whether a yearly salary is $20,000 or $200,000, families rely on the income that each parent brings into the home, especially during this economy. So when one of the income-earners becomes injured and unable to return to work temporarily or even permanently in some cases, it changes their lives exponentially.