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Distracted Driver Accidents | November 18, 2018

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New York Limo Accident Reminds of the Dangers of Distraction

October 30, 2018 |

Earlier this month, 18 occupants of a limousine and two pedestrians were killed in New York in one of the deadliest roadway accidents the country has seen in 9 years. While approaching the intersection of two highways at 2 pm … Read More

Three-Wheeled Vehicles: A New Distraction on the Road

October 10, 2018 |

The three-wheeled vehicle has been around for over a century, and is gearing up to stage a comeback.

Initially built for versatility, and quick, cheap transportation after WWII, the three-wheeled car provided a struggling economy with a shining light of … Read More

Driving Under The Influence of Electronics: Is Washington’s Distracted Driving Law Saving Lives?

June 27, 2018 |

It’s time to get on the road and off the phone says Washington State’s top officials. Last year a new distracted driving law was put into place by top safety officials as part of an effort to decrease distracted driving … Read More

The Effects of Distracted Driving & What You Can Do to Stop It

April 25, 2018 |

We’re all guilty of it…distracted driving. Whether it’s because you were in a rush or because you weren’t, people are constantly multi-tasking when driving. This proves to be highly detrimental as, on average, 25% of all motor vehicle crash fatalities … Read More

Are you Contributing to the Number of Unsafe Driving Accidents?

June 27, 2017 |

We have all heard multiple times how dangerous distracted driving is – but is that only limited to cell phone use? NO. If you eat and drive, drink alcohol and drive or text and drive – the answer is yes, … Read More

Can our Brain Handle Multitasking when Driving?

March 20, 2017 |

Do you ever wonder why people say ‘multitasking’ is a positive strength to put on a resume?

The reality is that multitasking is actually not a strength- it drains the brain of energy as it forces it to switch back … Read More

Distracted Driving Has Become a National Epidemic

March 17, 2017 |

Distracted driving is responsible for taking thousands of lives every year, at least that’s what we see stamped across headlines and news publications. A few thousand is a big number- however in comparison to the actual number of people who … Read More

New Study: Missouri’s Most Dangerous Intersections

March 16, 2017 |

Everyone has a preferred driving route, whether it’s to avoid congested streets or to take the scenic route.

But it may be time to rethink your driving path- a new study ranks Missouri’s most dangerous intersections.

The rankings … Read More

Alabama Convicts Distracted Driver of Manslaughter

February 16, 2017 | | One Comment

It’s Alabama’s first conviction of manslaughter while texting and driving: Jonathan Raynes, 23, will serve two years in prison followed by eight years of probation for a car accident killing 24-year-old Miranda Hamilton.

Raynes, who momentarily took his eyes … Read More

Causes of Nighttime Car Accidents – More Than Just Cell Phones

January 25, 2017 |

Warmer nights are almost here, which means the school year is coming to an end, families are headed on vacation, and more people are staying out into the night hours – putting more drivers and passengers at risk of nighttime … Read More