Every year there are more than 1.7 million reports
of automobile collision with deer. This number represents accidents where a police report has
been made to verify vehicle damage or personal injury. It is estimated
there are over 2 million unreported deer/vehicle accidents each year,
totaling an astounding 3.7 million vehicle contacts with deer annually
in the continental US. This staggering number accounts for more than
a billion dollars in insurance claims annually.
In certain areas of some states, your odds of having a deer/vehicle
accident may be less than 1 in 3 within a year, with average vehicle
damage exceeding $2,800, plus risk of personal injury.
The Hornet Electronic Deer Avoidance System, used with driver awareness,
will reduce your risk of hazardous animal/vehicle collision by more than