Savannah has the distinction of being the oldest city in Georgia. It’s located in Chatham County, for which it also serves as the county seat.
Many people think the city is named after a person. But in fact, the city is located along the Savannah River, which is how it got its name. Because of its location, Savannah played a major role during the American Revolution and the American Civil War.
Residents and tourists alike love the cobblestone streets, parks, and historic buildings that grace Savannah. One less notable aspect of Savannah is the safety of its drivers.
In 2018, there were 10,559 automobile crashes in Chatham county, which is the home of Savannah. Also, in 2018, there were 37 traffic fatalities. Drunk driving and speeding were the top cause for the fatalities. Defensive driving courses can help Savannah residents become better drivers.
Are you a Savannah resident who wants to become a better driver? Consider a defensive course. You’ll improve your driving skills, and make the streets of Savannah safer for everyone. And if you’ve received a traffic ticket, it’s possible you’ll get it dismissed by enrolling in a defensive driving course.