• Three Common Sources of Distracted Driving

    Common car crash injuries

    One of the most common causes of personal injury claims and lawsuits in the U.S. is traffic matters. There are about five and a half million car accidents per year, and distracted driving is one of the most common reasons. Here are some of the most common sources of distractions on the road.

    1. Devices
    Probably the most common cause of distracted driving is devices. In many states, talking on a cell phone or texting while driving is illegal, and the consequences for doing either of these things are getting more and more serious — even license revocation for an entire year in some cases. It’s important to make any phone calls before setting out on the road. Drivers should also set their phones on silent and put them in the glove compartment so as not to be tempted to use it.
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