Month: December 2011

Even Hands-Free Cell Phone Use While Driving Has Increased Risk for Car Accidents

Posted On December 14, 2011 In Car Accidents

Statistics and studies show us time and time again that distracted driving, like driving while texting or talking on the phone increases our risk for getting into a car accident. A 2009 study by the New York Times shows that about 11% of drivers are talking on their cell phones while driving, and a Harvard study indicates that cell phone distractions account for about 20% of all injuries and 16% of all road fatalities.…