Driving While Distracted Kills

Now, there have been hearing in Congress, and the President issued a Presidential Order banned texting while driving for Federal employees who are on Federal business, whether driving government-owned vehicles or their own vehicle.

Although young drivers used to be the ones who sent , more and older adults have begun this dangerous habit.  What in the world makes people think they can drive down a highway doing 55 – 65 mph and look down at a handheld device and send a text message at the same time?

For teens, texting while driving is especially dangerous because they are already driving under the disability of being among the most inexperienced drivers on the highway.  For parents and their teen drivers to discuss and sign.  It won’t cure the problem all by itself, but it gives parents an opportunity to have frank talks with their teen drivers about what is expected of them and the consequences of their actions.

If you or someone in your family has been seriously injured by a driver who driverwas texting while driving, we can answer your questions.

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