Massachusetts, officially the Commonwealth of Massachusetts is a state located in the New England region of the northeastern United States. It is the 15th most populous state, with a population of approximately 6,811,779 people. The Capital of Massachusetts is Boston, and the state is divided among 14 counties spanning 10,565 square miles. Massachusetts was the 6th state to join union in February 6, 1788.
The largest cities in Massachusetts include:
7. New Bedford
A recent Massachusetts Highway Safety Annual Report and the Massachusetts Public Safety Crash Statistics stated there were 124,170 reported accidents in 2014 alone. Additional information from this report includes: Additional information from this report includes:
1. From 2012 to 2014, the average reported accidents per year was 12,4079.
2. Of those 124,170 accidents, 4,027 resulted in serious injuries and 354 resulted in fatalities.
3. 113 of those involved in a fatal accident were not wearing a seatbelt.
4. 28% of all speed-related fatalities in 2015 occurred during the period from 6pm Friday to 6am Sunday.
5. Massachusetts has had one of the lowest safety belt use rates in the country.
Resources for Massachusetts drivers:
1. Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts VIN Check to uncover the full-story of your next vehicle.