A study (by Allstate Corporation) found the nation’s riskiest drivers live in Boston and Worcester, Massachusetts.

The study looked at the 200 biggest urban areas in the country.

Drivers in Worcester have an accident about every 4.3 years while Boston motorists go about 4.4 years between accidents. Washington D.C. which has finished last in Allstate’s last 6 reports was third worst overall, with drivers having accidents every 5.1 years.

Fort Collins, Colorado was voted the safest with drivers having accidents every 14.2 years.

New York City finished 155th, Chicago was 139th and Los Angeles was 188th.


The report looked at accidents from January 2011 through December 2012.