Suzanne Brown Agency LLC Blog: distracted driving
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Thursday, April 5, 2018 New Teen drivers can use these aps to help become distracted on the road for their safety. We've told you about a couple of apps (AT&T DriveMode and TrueMotion Mojo) that can help your customers with teens address a key pain point — the safety of their young ones when they begin driving. READ MORE >>
Monday, April 2, 2018 Did you know? 1.6 Million Accidents each year involve a cell phone - that's 64% of all accidents in the U.S. 80 Percent of Drivers admit to driving distracted Texting while driving is six times more likely to cause an accident than drunk driving READ MORE >>
Tuesday, September 5, 2017Starting September 1st, 2017, Texas will finally make texting and driving illegal statewide! Governor Greg Abbott announced on June 6th that he’s signed House Bill 62 into law. Under the new law, texting while driving within the state of Texas will be punishable by a fine of $25-99 for first-time offenders, and $100-200 for repeat offenders (though no points will be assigned). READ MORE >>
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 A National Safety Council public opinion poll indicates that 80 percent of drivers across the country believe that hands-free devices are safer than using a handheld phone despite evidence this is nit true. READ MORE >>
Saturday, April 20, 2013The number of auto accidents have been going up. There are more accidents involving rear ending another vehicle than before. Many times it causes one vehicle to cause multi car accidents. Should texting while driving be fined? What limits should our driving laws place on texting? READ MORE >>
Sunday, April 14, 2013 As an insurance agent, I see an increase in the number of auto accidents each day. Distracted driving is the leading cause and most preventable cause of auto accidents. Any activity that distracts a driver can lead to a serious accident. READ MORE >>