The largest cities in Colorado include:
2. Colorado Springs
4. Fort Collins
A recent Colorado DOT Annual Report stated that in 2013, there were 482 traffic fatalities and in 2015 that increased to 546, a 12% increase. Additional information from this report includes:
1. In 2015 there were 546 traffic fatalities, of which 151 involved a driver with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08 or greater.
2. In 2015 in Colorado, 216, or 39%, of the 546 total traffic fatalities were speed-related. These fatalities represent a 23% increase over the 160 speed-related fatalities in 2014.
3. In Colorado, unrestrained traffic fatalities in 2015 increased by 18%, from 156 in 2014 to 188 in 2015.
4. Driver inattention is a contributing factor in many crashes, and cell phone use and texting are some of the most common driver distractions.
5. The likelihood of a young driver being involved in a crash is still greatest in the first few years of driving.
Resources for Colorado drivers:
1. Colorado Department of Motor Vehicles
2. Emissions and Safety Inspection Locations
3. Vehicle Safety Ratings
4. Vehicle Recalls by VIN
5. Automotive Market Values
6. Automotive Reviews
Why should I run a Colorado VIN Check?
1. Check for accidents. Every year, approximately 6.0 million automobile accidents are reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
2. Check for title brands. Flood, hail-damage, and salvage titles are examples of critical title brands.
3. Check for special purpose designations, including taxi-use, rental-use, or police-use.
4. Check for thefts. Lookup a VIN to check for an active theft or previously recovered theft record.
Run a Colorado VIN Check to uncover the full-story of your next vehicle.