Texting Is Dangerous, Risky Distraction for Teen Drivers

The 2011 annual federal survey about risky teenage behaviors showed several areas of significant improvement in dangerous driving practices, but texting or e-mailing while driving is a huge exception. Earlier this month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, known as the CDC, released the findings from the 2011 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey, or…

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Buying A Safe Car for the Distracted Teen Driver

We have been writing exhaustively on the perils of the distracted teen driver, or any distracted driver for that matter (see myaccidentlaw.com/blog keywords, truck accidents, car accidents). The rise in serious and sometimes fatal car accidents and truck accidents can be directly attributed to the increase in drivers driving while distracted-whether by cell phones, texting,…

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Motor Vehicle Accidents and Teen Drivers: New Law

For over 25 years, Grazian and Volpe has advocated on behalf of victims injured in motor vehicle accidents. Tragically, a good majority of motor vehicle accidents are the result of distracted drivers, truck drivers or motor carrier drivers ignoring safety standard, intoxicated drivers or inexperienced drivers, i.e, Teen Drivers. These avoidable personal injuries are always…

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