America’s Safest Driving Cities have been ranked by Allstate Insurance Company and in California, the city of Salinas reportedly has the best drivers in the state. The insurance company analyzed auto collision frequencies in every city in California and drivers in Salinas get into fewer accidents than other parts of the state. Phil Telgenhoff, Assistant Field Vice President of Allstate in California, commented that “Drivers in Salinas are doing their part toward keeping America’s roadways safer. We salute best drivers there who make our communities safer places to live, work and raise families.” The collision rate in Salinas is 10.8 years (meaning drivers experience an accident about every 10 years).
Here are the top 10 cities in California with the best drivers (or the lowest auto collision rate):
4. San Bernardino
5. Santa Rosa
10. Chula Vista
Here’s how some other major CA metro areas rank:
23. San Diego
28. San Jose
41. Los Angeles
42. San Francisco
The city of Fort Collins in Colorado has been ranked as having the best drivers in all of Americ; in comparison, Salinas ranks 33rd nationally. Read more about the rankings here.