HOUSTON DISTRACTED DRIVING ACCIDENT LAWYER
RISKS OF DISTRACTED DRIVING
Distracted driving is engaging in any activity that takes your attention away from driving. Examples of distracted driving include the following:
- Talking on or Using a cellphone
- Using Radio or Navigation System
- Putting on Makeup
- Eating or Drinking
- Talking to Passengers
According to the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, thousands of people are killed and hundreds of thousands of people are injured due to distracted driving each year.
In particular, texting while driving is one of the most dangerous acts of distracted driving.
It has been reported that texting while driving is about 6 times more likely to cause a collision than driving while intoxicated.
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If you or a loved one has been injured due to a distracted driver, please contact us for a free consultation so we can put our resources to work for you. There are no up-front fees and you pay for our services only if we recover compensation for you.