It is vital for teens to stay away from distractions when driving. Distracted driving is currently a major contributor to teen car crashes. This can be seen in a recent AAA report.
One hopes that this Memorial Day weekend will be a safe one for all those here in the Houston area, particularly out on the roads. Many things can affect how safe the roads are over a holiday weekend. One is how careful drivers are to avoid mixing drinking and driving.
Losing one’s temper can be problematic in any circumstance. Behind the wheel though, it can be downright dangerous. When a person’s temper flares when driving, and they allow their temper to control how they act behind the wheel, it could result in them engaging in road rage or aggressive driving. Serious car crashes can come out of such behavior.
Just because a driver puts their phone away when behind the wheel doesn’t mean they are immune to distracted driving. There are numerous things beyond cellphones that have the potential to be distracting to drivers. One such thing is a car radio.
In some situations, how a teen acts can have major long-term ramifications, both for the teen and others. One such situation is when a teen is behind the wheel.
There are motor vehicle accidents in Texas every day. Thousands of travelers share roadways, some of whom fail to adhere to traffic laws and regulations. Driver negligence or recklessness behind the wheel often causes accidents that result in injuries to others.
Alcohol-related accidents remain problematic in Texas. A suspected drunk driver seems to have recently caused a collision that resulted in injuries to two women. The incident occurred at approximately 6:30 p.m. on a recent Thursday.
Many Texas car accidents in Texas are caused by negligence. When a distracted driver uses a hand-held texting device and causes a collision that results in an innocent person's injury, the desire for justice can be intense. Drunk drivers, those who speed and others who fail to obey traffic lights or stop signs place themselves and all who share the road at risk.
Texas motorists are aware that a certain amount of risk exists when someone gets behind the wheel to operate a motor vehicle. Each driver's actions affect the safety of all those sharing the road. Sometimes, it seems that an accident has occurred that simply could not have been avoided. Other situations involve accidents that were entirely preventable were it not for distracted driving.
Due to various acts of reckless or negligent driving, Texas motorists do not always arrive safely at their destinations. Motor vehicle collisions remain a daily concern for those who travel. When a crash results in injury to an innocent victim, additional damages may be sustained aside from those associated with the medical costs involved in treating physical injuries.