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Distracted Driving and Personal Injuries

Distracted driving has become an epidemic on America’s roadways.  A 2010 report by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration investigated the role of distracted driving in causing accidents and found that it caused 18% of personal injury and wrongful death cases. The report found that more than 3,092 people died in accidents and 400,016 people suffered a personal injury due to distracted driving.  These alarming statistics make it clear that distracted driving endangers the safety of drivers, passengers, and bystanders. (more…)