Close Menu
Free Case Evaluation (941) 747-7994

Category Archives: Distracted Driving

CarAcc2

Distractions Other than Cell Phones that Increase Car Accident Risks

By Steven G. Lavely |

Most of us are aware of the dangers associated with driving while distracted. It is a well known fact that taking your eyes off the road and your hands off the wheel for even a few seconds can significantly increase your car accident risks. However, what many people fail to realize is that there… Read More »

Joyride

Five Common Behaviors that Put Teen Drivers at Risk

By Steven G. Lavely |

For parents, the day their teenager gets their license can be filled with conflicting emotions. On the one hand, it allows them greater freedom and eliminates the need for you to act as a chauffeur, driving them to and from school or other activities. At the same time, driving is a major responsibility and… Read More »

DistractedDriving

Raising Awareness During Distracted Driving Month In April

By Steven G. Lavely |

While multitasking may be an efficient and effective way of eliminating tasks off your to do list, there are certain situations which demand your complete attention. Anytime you are driving, it is important to keep your eyes on the road and your hands on the wheel at all times. Not doing so increases your… Read More »

DistractedDriving5

Controversy Over Bill that Could Help Prevent Distracted Driving Accidents In Florida

By Steven G. Lavely |

Distracted driving is one of the leading causes of car accidents and injuries, cell phone use has been identified as a particular area of concern. While drivers in Florida are prohibited from texting behind the wheel, it is not a primary offense and the penalties are relatively minor. A bill was introduced that sought… Read More »

DistractedDriving3

Put it Down: Florida’s Campaign to Reduce Distracted Driving Accidents

By Steven G. Lavely |

Florida leads the nation when it comes to distracted driving accidents, and law enforcement officials have gotten aggressive in their efforts to raise awareness of the potential dangers. While most people are familiar with the fact that texting or using cellphones behind the wheel makes car accidents and injuries more likely to occur, there… Read More »

DistractedDriving5

Safety Officials Use Social Media To Call Attention To Distracted Driving

By Steven G. Lavely |

Distracted driving has long been identified as a problem on U.S. roads, and is one of the leading causes of car accidents and injuries. While the majority of states, including Florida, have cracked down on using cellphones and other handheld devices behind the wheel, many people continue to engage in texting, email, taking photos,… Read More »