Category Archives: Distracted Driving Accidents

There are countless apps available on mobile phones—messaging apps, navigation apps, and game apps. There is something for everyone. Although apps provide a great deal of entertainment and a way to make connections that transcend borders, they can also lead … Continue reading

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Nine times out of ten, when we hear about cell phone-related car accidents, we instantly think of texting and driving. Gone are the days we need to hold our phone to handle a call. Hands-free devices and ever-evolving auto technologies … Continue reading

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Distracted driving is not a new controversy, but in recent years its impact on accident statistics has certainly intensified and gained more media attention than ever before. Due to the increasingly wide range of devices we use to manage and … Continue reading

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We are all aware of the factors that all too often lead to automobile accidents and injuries, such as distracted driving, driving under the influence, and careless speeding. Something as simple as applying your makeup or taking a bite of … Continue reading

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It is hard to ignore overwhelming motor vehicle accident statistics. The Illinois State Police report that driver inattention is a primary factor in more than 1 million car crashes every year. That is a hefty statistic, and one we should … Continue reading

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Today, more than ever before, we hear of the devastating motor vehicle accident statistics caused by distracted drivers. The number of injuries and fatalities caused by distracted drivers is not only alarming; it is on the rise, increasing year after … Continue reading

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Last summer was a record-setter in shark attacks around the world. There were 98 documented attacks, leaving many of the victims with loss of limbs, and there were even reports of several fatal attacks. Shows like “Shark Week” and films … Continue reading

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Over the past several years, the increase in how many people use smartphones has also had a dramatic effect on the increase in car crashes caused by distracted driving. Millions of drivers admit to dangerous driving behavior, such as text … Continue reading

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It is no secret that the increasing necessity and commonality of cell phones have affected driving and driving safety. As cell phones became more and more common, the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration and other governmental statistical agencies began … Continue reading

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Distracted drivers are a leading cause of car accidents in Illinois. Drivers pay more attention to their phones than they do the road. Illinois restricts cell phone use while driving, but allows for hands-free usage in many instances. But, are … Continue reading

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