Tag: "Distracted Driving"

Texas Drivers

Where Does Texas Rank in Terms of Bad Driving?

| August 25, 2017 | Comments (0)

A recently released report which looked at data involving driving habits across the nation has ranked Texas as one of the slightly-better states in the country when it comes to safe driving. The unenviable top (worst) spot was snatched up by Utah, with the best drivers coming from Rhode Island. Texas Earns “C” Grade for […]

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Other Driver Texting While Driving

Can I Prove That the Other Driver Was Texting and Driving Prior to My Accident?

| July 14, 2017 | Comments (0)

Do you believe that your car accident was a result of another driver texting and driving? Proving this can be difficult, but an attorney may be able to help. Most states have laws against texting and driving, and as of September 1st, 2017, Texas will officially join that list. Drivers in Texas who choose to […]

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Distracted Driving Awareness

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

| April 19, 2017 | Comments (0)

Did you know that car crashes caused by distracted drivers result in over $125 billion in economic loss and societal harm every single year? A lot of us don’t appreciate the attention with which we should operate a vehicle, and studies show that driving while distracted is not limited to drivers of any age group. […]

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Motorcycle Awareness Month 2016

Motorcycle Awareness Month – May 2016

| May 2, 2016 | Comments (0)

The Department of Transportation is launching a “Share the Road: Look Twice for Motorcycles” campaign for Motorcycle Awareness Month. As Distracted Driving Awareness month comes to a close, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) continues to do all they can to keep motorists safe on Texas roadways by launching a month-long awareness campaign titled Motorcycle […]

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Texting & Driving Awareness

Texting and Driving: A Dangerous Practice Costing Lives

| April 15, 2016 | Comments (0)

Texting and driving is becoming a huge problem throughout Texas and the U.S., and lawmakers are still struggling to rectify the issue. April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and I wanted to take this time to briefly address the issue. Since the late 2000s, texting while driving has gained a lot of attention as the […]

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Texas is Cracking Down on Texting and Driving

Nationwide Effort to Improve Driving Safety Begins in Texas

| March 3, 2016 | Comments (0)

After car accident fatalities jumped 9.3% in the first nine months of 2015, safety officials are working to improve driver behavior in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, as well as the rest of the nation. Mark Rosekind, an administrator for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), along with 300 others, are spear-heading a series of regional summits held […]

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