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Distracted Driver Accidents | April 20, 2018

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Distracted Driving Effects Business

September 18, 2013 |

Around three years ago legislature in the state of Washington made text messaging and the use of handheld devices while driving illegal.  However, a research study by Beth Ebel published in the Seattle Times showed that nearly one in every … Read More

King County Cops and Troopers Target Distracted Drivers

August 6, 2013 |

Distracted driving is against the law, nevertheless everywhere we look it seems like everyone is doing it.  Ok, maybe that’s a little of an exaggeration but think about it, how many times do you pull up to a stop sign … Read More

(Distracted Driving) More Dangerous Than People Know

June 3, 2013 |

Quickly becoming one of the most prevalent factors for causes of a car accident, distracted driving might be even more dangerous than it is being reported.

The under reporting of distracted driving has become a frequent mistake made by police … Read More

Texas Attempting to Ban Texting While Driving (Again)

May 20, 2013 |

By an almost 2-1 margin, the Texas House of Representatives has passed a bill banning texting while driving.

The goal of the new bill, and like all other distracted driving legislation, is to try and reduce the amount of individuals being … Read More

Honoring Global Youth Traffic Safety Month

May 8, 2013 | | 3 Comments

The most effective way to teach a teenager might just be through other teenagers, at least that’s what the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), Mazda Motorsports, the Ad Council and the National Organizations for Youth Safety (NOYS) believe.

In honor … Read More

Distracted Driving Zombies

May 3, 2013 |

The Carnegie Mellon University has conducted many studies and concluded that using a cell phone while driving an automobile reduces the drivers brain activity associated with driving by more then 37%.  This translates into meaning that over a third of … Read More

Texting is Just One Type of Distracted Driving Accidents

May 3, 2013 |

You maybe surprised to hear or in this case read in this article that in the year 2011 the number of automobile accidents involving distracted driving, including texting while driving,  more then doubled the number of drunk driving accidents.

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Statistics Show “Day Dreaming” Maybe The New Distracted Driving

April 16, 2013 |

While cell phones are receiving all the “attention” when it comes to distracted driving, statistics show that there is a bigger component contributing to the fatal act of driving distracted, and that is one’s mind.

Erie Insurance engaged in a … Read More

Law Enforcement Cracks Down in Honor of Distracted Driving Awareness Month

April 2, 2013 | | One Comment

Law enforcement has their own way of honoring Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Coming this April, the five-year anniversary of the law that prohibits motorist from using their phone while driving, California policemen will be increasing the amount of tickets they … Read More

Is Texting While Driving More Dangerous Than Drunk Driving?

April 2, 2013 | | 34 Comments

According to one DWI attorney in Houston, the answer is yes. “In 2014, 3,179 people were killed and 431,000 were injured due to car accidents involving distracted drivers and the number is rising every year. Drunk driving claimed 9,967 lives in … Read More