The Dangers of Distracted Driving

Categories: Distracted Driving

As technology continues to advance, cell phones have become less of a luxury and more of a necessity for everyday life. While electronics and the internet certainly make many aspects of life much easier, they also present a constant temptation of distraction from the most mundane parts of the day. Unfortunately, this includes driving. This…

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Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Categories: Distracted Driving

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month. While it is always important to avoid distracted driving, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) uses Distracted Driving Awareness Month to place special emphasis on getting teens and other drivers to keep their focus on the road. Each year, the NHTSA develops a new campaign and encourages state…

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Parents Must Be the Examples to Stop Texting and Driving

Categories: Auto Safety Information

Most people want to teach their kids to do the right thing, and they generally try to model good behavior in front of them. Unfortunately, many parents are falling short of the ideal when it comes to distracted driving. According to a recent study published in Academic Pediatrics, approximately 90% of parent drivers have admitted…

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Drowsy Driving Gets the Attention of the FDA

Categories: Distracted Driving

Drowsy driving has been the focus of many studies in the last few years. It has come to our attention just how dangerous it can be to get behind the wheel when tired. In fact, driving when you’re too tired can have the same effect as if you were drinking alcohol. For this reason, governmental…

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