Distracted Driving

Volkswagen Leaves Movie-Goers Speechless with Distracted Driving Ad

Distracted driving and movie theaters? A Hong Kong movie theater asked its patrons to leave their cell phones on upon entering the theater. As individuals found their seats and got situated, a Volkswagen ad began to play on the large screen. The ad makes it look as though the patrons […]

October 21st, 2014|Distracted Driving|Comments Off on Volkswagen Leaves Movie-Goers Speechless with Distracted Driving Ad

Distracted Driving: Don’t Become a Statistic

The Department of Transportation has launched it’s first-ever national advertising campaign to combat distracted driving. The new ‘Don’t Text and Drive’ commercial is a graphic reminder of the consequences anyone risks suffering if driving while distracted.

Distracted driving is any activity that diverts a person’s attention away from the primary task […]

April 11th, 2014|Distracted Driving|Comments Off on Distracted Driving: Don’t Become a Statistic

“Driving Selfies” a Scary and Unsafe Trend

“Driving Selfies” seem to be the latest trend among teen drivers. Teenagers are known to make some not-so-wise decisions, but this new trend comes with some serious dangers to themselves and others on the road.

Not all “driving selfies” that are posted on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc. is necessarily a teen […]

November 21st, 2013|Distracted Driving, Personal Injury|Comments Off on “Driving Selfies” a Scary and Unsafe Trend

Distracted Driving will Receive a Watchful Eye in Massachusetts

Distracted driving claims the lives of more than 3,000 people each year. Even with a law set into place in 2010 to ban sending, typing, or reading of text messages while operating a vehicle, distracted driving is a problem in Massachusetts and throughout the United States.

Based on a statewide survey […]

June 6th, 2013|Distracted Driving|Comments Off on Distracted Driving will Receive a Watchful Eye in Massachusetts

New Drivers may have the Key to Ending Distracted Driving

What may be the most effective way to eventually put an end to distracted driving? Teaching new drivers how to drive without today’s common distractions so they never have to learn how to stop the practice of distracted driving  in the first place. Let’s face it, bad habits are hard […]

May 14th, 2013|Distracted Driving|Comments Off on New Drivers may have the Key to Ending Distracted Driving

Take a Pledge to End Distracted Driving

Distracted driving accidents are on the rise as our generation has more to be distracted by such as: Cell phones, iPods, the million and one things running through your head on your commute to work, or half your kid’s soccer team after practice. In 2010, 3,000 people were killed in […]

May 1st, 2013|Distracted Driving|Comments Off on Take a Pledge to End Distracted Driving