The highways you drive on every day should not be something you fear. The government has a literal army of engineers, and accredited construction workers making sure the designs of the highways keep you safe, and that they do not fail for seemingly no reason whatsoever. It is a sad fact though that for all the foresight that goes into designing, building, and maintaining a highway sometimes things go wrong.
Here are examples of how failures in planning, construction, or maintenance of roadways can lead to injuries or even death. Moreover, what your options are after being injured due to one of these failures.