Bailey Peterson

Bailey is a Research Analyst at ValuePenguin, covering credit cards and insurance. He graduated from Occidental College with a B.A. in Mathematics and a minor in Computer Science.

Dangerous Sports and Activities: Exercise Accounts for the Most Injuries in the U.S.

When thinking of dangerous sports and activities, football, trampolines and ATVs are probably top of mind. However, ValuePenguin researched...

The Deadliest Cities for Speeding in Texas

We surveyed speeding-related fatal car crash data from 2012 to 2017 and found that Dallas, San Antonio, Fort Worth, Lubbock and Corpus...

Which Drivers Are Most Likely to Cause a Fatal Accident?

ValuePenguin surveyed thousands of fatal traffic accidents and found that drivers of certain makes were as much as 12% more likely than the...

The 10 Most Common Driving Fails

ValuePenguin found that almost all drivers, 90%, admitted to being guilty of dangerous driving behavior within the past year. And while...

The Deadliest States for Teen Drivers

We collated data on teen driver deaths from 2013 to 2017 to learn which states had the highest rate of traffic fatalities for this...

The Deadliest Holiday for DUI Fatalities: The Fourth of July

We surveyed eight years of DUI fatality data and found Fourth of July to be the deadliest holiday for drunk driving deaths — with a...

Which Counties Have The Deadliest Driving Commutes?

We surveyed fatal crash data during commuting hours to learn which counties had the deadliest commutes. Our study revealed that Volusia...

Auto Insurance Profiles for Some of The Hottest Vehicles of 2020

With many notable debuts at the 2019 New York International Auto Show—including the brand-new Lincoln Corsair and the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300...

The Deadliest Cities for Drunk Driving on Saint Patrick's Day

Our research of traffic fatalities revealed Carlsbad, California; Hialeah, Florida; Fayetteville, North Carolina; Modesto, California; and...

The Worst States for Distracted Driving

We surveyed crash data from 2015 to 2017 and found that Tennessee, Delaware, Wyoming, Texas and Montana had the highest rates of distracted...

The Deadliest States For Winter Driving

We surveyed fatal crash data from the last five years, and found that Michigan, Pennsylvania, New York, Ohio and Illinois were the most...

Where Are You Most Likely to Be in a Fatal DUI in California?

From 2012 to 2017, more than 5,500 deaths have resulted from a drunken driving accident in California. Of the cities with a population of...

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