More Distracted Drivers Mean More Distracted Driving Injuries
According to the National Center of Statistics and Analysis, each day in the United States, approximately 9 people are killed and more than 1,000 injured in crashes that are reported to involve a distracted driver. In 2015 alone, 3,477 people were killed and 391,000 were injured in motor vehicle crashes caused by distracted drivers as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
The distractions that lead to many these accidents and life-altering injuries take on many including:
- Texting while driving
- Talking on a cellphone while driving
- Brushing hair, applying makeup, shaving and other types of grooming
- Changing radio stations
- Adjusting climate control settings
- Changing music on an mp3 player, iPod, iPhone or other device
- Eating and drinking
- Talking to passengers
If you have been injured or lost a loved one due to the negligence of a distracted driver, an attorney may be able to help you recover the compensation you need to pay for your medical bills, future care needs and other damages. Your choice of attorney is important, and can mean the difference between the success or failure of your motor vehicle accident claim.
A Firm With Proven Success In High-Stakes Injury Cases
Harrison Davis seeks justice on behalf of clients who have had their lives turned upside down by distracted driving accidents. In over 20 years of service, Harrison Davis’ commitment to legal excellence has never waivered allowed them to stand up for clients and provide them with the innovative advocacy they deserve.
Contact An Experienced Texas Motor Vehicle and Car Accident Lawyer
Call us at 800-460-2756, or contact us online, to arrange a free consultation and receive the answers you need following a motor vehicle accident. We will help you understand the legal process for filing an auto accident claim, provide you with straightforward advice about your case and the likelihood of success, and address all other questions that you may have.