Distracted Drivers

[caption id="attachment_1723" align="alignright" width="300"] Myths about Distracted Driving Refuted[/caption] Understanding the facts about distracted driving is integral to making safe choices behind the wheel – and to reducing your risk of a crash. Here are some of the most damaging misconceptions about distracted driving, along with...

[caption id="attachment_949" align="alignright" width="300"] These distracted driving statistics can help paint a clear picture of the nature of the distracted driving problem when it comes to causing car accidents.[/caption] Continuing from The Role of Distracted Driving in Car Accidents (Part 1), the following is some further...

[caption id="attachment_944" align="alignright" width="300"] With mobile electronic devices, taking on an increasingly important role in many people’s lives, it’s no surprise that distracted driving is an important issue for many.[/caption] With mobile electronic devices, like cellphones and GPS systems, taking on an increasingly important role in...

[caption id="attachment_938" align="alignright" width="300"] Arizona cellphone laws for drivers currently on the ban the use of cellphones while driving for school bus drivers.[/caption] Cellphones and other mobile devices have become a prominent feature of many people’s daily lives, and as such, it’s no surprise that people...

[caption id="attachment_932" align="alignright" width="300"] Teen driver car accident statistics elucidate the prevalence of fatal car accidents involving teenagers, as well as some of the causes of these crashes.[/caption] Continuing from Teen Driver Car Accident Statistics (Part 1)¸ the following are some additional eye-opening statistics regarding car...

[caption id="attachment_928" align="alignright" width="200"] Teen drivers are often involved in car accidents due to their relative lack of experience, as well as their general lack of defensive driving skills.[/caption] While getting a driver’s license is an exciting time for many teenagers, this new-found freedom does come...

[caption id="attachment_785" align="alignright" width="300"] Here are some of the recommendations from the AAA Foundation’s research on hands-free devices, mental workload and distracted driving.[/caption] Continuing from Hands-Free is Not Risk-Free When It Comes to Distracted Driving, Study Reports (Part 1), here are some of the recommendations that...

[caption id="attachment_781" align="alignright" width="300"] Findings from a recent AAA study are shedding light on the fact that hands-free devices can still distract drivers and increase the risk of car accidents.[/caption] While the common conception these days is that using hands-free devices, like Bluetooth headsets, is safer...