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Blog: Distracted Driving

  • Types of Dangerous Drivers

    March 04, 2019

    Dangerous drivers put everyone on the road at risk. Drivers who engage in certain types of behavior or are not prepared behind the wheel can cause accidents. Other drivers should be wary of the following types of dangerous drivers: Distracted Drivers Drivers looking at their cell phone, putting on makeup, or looking at GPS devices […]

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  • Video Chatting While Driving in New Jersey

    February 28, 2019

    There is currently no law in New Jersey that specifically bans video chatting while driving. Some lawmakers are calling this a loophole in the hands-free law currently in place, which bans the use of hand-held devices while driving. Talking on the phone hands-free while driving is currently legal in New Jersey, but the law does […]

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  • Leading Causes of Car Accidents

    February 13, 2019

    The World Health Organization has put out a report showing that over one million people are fatally injured per year as a result of car accidents. Additionally, another 20 to 50 million people suffer injuries from vehicle accidents every year. This is far more than other causes of fatality and injury on a yearly basis. […]

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  • Distracted Driving Car Accidents Caused by Texting and Driving

    December 13, 2018

    Car accidents can occur because of bad visibility, bad road conditions, or other factors, such as drowsiness or drunk driving. Many accidents today can be attributed to distracted driving given the higher presence of technology in the car. Yet, drivers can be distracted by a multitude of activities while driving.  Texting gets a lot of […]

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  • Traffic Fatalities on U.S. Roads

    November 14, 2018

    Traffic safety is no accident. Roadway safety measures, speed limits, driving under the influence (DUI) enforcement, responsible traffic planning, and other tactics have the goal of making roadways safer. Yet over 10,000 people in the United States are fatally injured in car accidents each year due to excessive speeding. Car accidents are caused by a […]

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  • Teens are Texting and Driving Less Than Adults

    October 30, 2018

    A recent study finds that teens are less likely than their adult counterparts to use their cell phones while driving. The data was collected by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in 35 states. Although parents are instructing their children not to text and drive, they are still doing it themselves. The children […]

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  • Vehicle Rankings Based on Driver Distractions

    September 12, 2018

    There are many things that distract motorists while driving. One popular distraction is the use of cell phones. Another, that is not as known and has been found to be a bigger distraction, is the vehicle’s dashboard. Most vehicles today are built with their own in-vehicle infotainment system. Studies show that in-vehicle infotainment systems can […]

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  • Safety Tips for New Drivers

    August 20, 2018

    Receiving a probationary driving license is both a much anticipated and exciting time for young drivers. Unfortunately, it can also be a very stressful time due to outside factors, such as other drivers, hectic traffic, distractions, such as cell phones, and pedestrians. Ford conducted a survey concluding that young drivers often speed and use their […]

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  • Lesser Known Causes of Car Accidents

    June 07, 2018

    Drunk driving and distracted driving continue to rank high as the leading causes of fatal car accidents. Speeding and tailgating are also commonly known by most people as being responsible for many of today’s collisions. However, several lesser known factors contribute to today’s catastrophic car accidents. The following are lesser-known factors that cause tragic auto collisions. […]

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  • Memorial Day Driving Tips

    May 25, 2018

    As Memorial Day weekend approaches, many of us will begin the unofficial start of summer with a road trip. This is one of the heaviest weekends for traffic all year, making the risk of being in a car accident higher than almost any other time of year. The National Safety Council predicts more than 400 […]

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