With every road I drive, I have to take the time to think about how I’m going to pay for it.
A road repair job can take anywhere from an hour to an hour and a half to complete, depending on the size of the repair.
That’s when I realize I’m not going to get paid.
In fact, the more time I spend on the road, the less I earn.
The road repair industry has been under fire lately due to a recent spate of deaths linked to unsafe road repairs.
A recent report found that almost a third of all accidents in the U.S. involve a person who was unable to pay a roadside repair bill.
But it’s not just drivers who should be paying attention.
A new report by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety found that about 1.5 million people in the country had trouble paying a repair bill because of the lack of an insurance policy, the lack or inability to pay taxes or other expenses, or because they had lost their jobs due to unemployment.
It’s not uncommon for drivers to have to pay more for repairs because of insurance gaps or lost wages.
That means the costs of fixing roads could be much higher for everyone, including those who are uninsured.
Here are the top 10 reasons why you probably won’t make enough money on the job to pay your bills: 1.
Your insurance doesn’t cover you, or you don’t have enough money to pay