Connecticut Drivers Concerned Over Distracted Driving

Saturday, June 9th, 2018 by | Posted In: Auto Accidents

In a recent survey by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, distracted driving topped the list of growing concerns by drivers. Eighty-eight percent of drivers believe that distracted driving is on the rise over other risky behaviors like:

Nearly half of drivers, 49%, reported talking on a held-held phone while driving and nearly 35% say they have sent a text or email. Cell phone usage can increase the auto accident risk for drivers. On average, those using a cell phone took their eyes off of the road in the moments leading up to a crash and also failed to react more than half of the time before a rear-end collision.

If you or your loved one was injured in a Connecticut auto accident, contact our firm immediately. Our team of experienced attorneys will begin an immediate investigation and help protect your long-term interest.

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