Category: Distracted Driving

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Distracted driving continues to become more and more commonplace across the United States. Each year, more and more drivers are receiving citations for this extremely dangerous activity, but the increased police focus on this issue doesn’t seem to be having the desired effect of decreasing the behavior. In fact, the

The Fast and the Furious movies continue to be monster hits, and it seems the dangerous lifestyle depicted on screen is bleeding over into real life. More and more cities are dealing with death and serious injury caused by young people engaging in illegal street racing. Establishing clear causation between

Words matter. What we call something changes how we think of it. Saying someone made a bad choice sounds better than saying he hurt someone. For years, we have referred to all car accidents as accidents, not differentiating between genuine non-preventable accidents and crashes that are caused by someone doing

We would all like to believe that we can convince people to do the right thing. And if convincing does not work, the presence of an authority figure should be enough to get people to follow the law. But a story out of Georgia shows that even the presence of

Of the most common causes of car accidents, three are more personally preventable than the rest. Though we have some control over whether we drive in bad weather, sometimes we have no choice but to brave a bad road. And though mechanical failure is sometimes preventable with good maintenance, sometimes

Of the most common causes of car accidents, three are more personally preventable than the rest. Though we have some control over whether we drive in bad weather, sometimes we have no choice but to brave a bad road. And though mechanical failure is sometimes preventable with good maintenance, sometimes

Sometimes it seems that the same rules don’t apply to everyone. Most of us now understand the dangers of texting and driving. Most of us understand that distracted driving can be just as dangerous as drunk driving. Most of know that for the public good we must put away our

The Walking Dead has become one of the most popular shows on television, and games like Plants vs. Zombies and Call of Duty feature zombies in prominent roles. There are dozens of theories for the rising popularity of the undead, but there is no clear answer just where the current