Category: Distracted Driving

Mistakes Made By Distracted Drivers

When drivers’ attention isn’t fully on the road, they leave themselves vulnerable to seemingly avoidable situations.

One of the biggest reasons for car accidents is distracted driving. When drivers’ attention isn’t fully on the road, they leave themselves vulnerable to seemingly avoidable situations. Here are some of the most common things that distract drivers: Cell phone use One of the most frequently reported reasons for distracted driving is cell phone usage…. Read more »

Study Finds Texas Has a Serious Distracted Driving Problem

Study Finds Texas Has a Serious Distracted Driving Problem

Thanks to the rise of internet-connected smartphones and in-car infotainment systems, modern drivers are faced with more distractions on the road than ever before. While distracted driving has always posed a threat to driver safety, it’s become a far more pressing issue in recent years due to these eye-catching technological innovations. The evidence of this… Read more »

Statewide Ban on Texting and Driving Faces Stiff Opposition

Statewide Ban on Texting and Driving Faces Stiff Opposition

According to the National Safety Council, cell phone use was involved in roughly 26 percent of all the motor vehicle accidents that occurred on America’s roads in 2013. Some studies have found that driving while distracted by a mobile device can actually be more dangerous than driving drunk. As distracted driving has become an increasingly… Read more »