Author: P. Christopher Guedri, Richmond, VA Personal Injury Attorney
Across the country, many organizations strive to create awareness for the dangers of distracted driving. In the United States, more than ninepeople are killed and more than 1,100 people are injured each day in crashes that involve distracted drivers.What counts as “distracted driving”?
Distracted driving is any activity that can divert attention away from the primary task of driving, including: texting, using a cellphone or smartphone, eating and drinking, talking to passengers, grooming, reading, using a navigation system, watching a video, and adjusting the radio. These activities are dangerous because they involve one or more types of distraction:Visual… Read more