Distracted Driving Fatalities Skyrocket
Statewide (March 9, 2020) – The Center for Analytics & Research in Transportation Safety (CARTS) reported 51 traffic fatalities caused by distracted driving in 2019. That figure is an 82% increase from 2018. The agency also reported that more than 35% of the 2019 distracted driving deaths were caused by the use of electronic devices.
Mike Brandner Injury Attorneys hope that the drivers in your family do everything possible to keep their focus on the road. More and more people are, unfortunately, playing games or checking social media on their phones instead of driving safely. If you or a loved one have suffered an injury due to a distracted driver, we can help you get the highest compensation possible. Call us for immediate assistance. Source: CARTS