Cellphone Use Texting While Driving


Arizona is 1 of 5 states to Allow Texting While Driving

Arizona is 1 of 5 states to Allow Texting While Driving

According to recent data from the Arizona Department of Public Safety, distracted driving caused 11% of all auto crashes. The 1,613 total crashes killed 10 people and injure 380 people. Exactly what is distracted driving? Since April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, it is time to shed light on this growing issue. Distracted driving includes, but does not only include; texting behind the wheel, eating, drinking,...

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Distracted Driving Injury Awareness Month

Distracted Driving Injury Awareness Month

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month, along with Alcohol Awareness Month. Both distracted driving and driving while intoxicated are the top reasons people seek out an Arizona DUI injury lawyer. With people getting injured all the time by distracted or drunk drivers, it’s important to know the signs to look for to discover a distracted driver. Signs a Driver Is Distracted A distracted driver...

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Transportation Department Wants to Regulate Map Apps in Cars

Transportation Department Wants to Regulate Map Apps in Cars

People are increasingly aware that distracted driving is dangerous driving. We’ve recovered over $100,000 for clients who were injured when they were struck by drivers distracted by a fallen cell phone.  And those drivers weren’t even using their cell phones! Unlike most other states, Arizona doesn’t expressly ban texting or using a hand-held phone while driving (except for school bus drivers).  However, the state does...

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