MANSFIELD’S INJURY LAWYER

Month: October 2020

Only one person can put an end to texting while driving

The authorities have tried many things to put an end to texting and driving. They know that it causes serious accidents and costs the United States hundreds or even thousands of lives every year. In fact, it’s sometimes been likened to drunk driving, which saw its own opposition movement with the rise of groups like Mothers Against Drunk Drivers. Some studies have even concluded that, though both practices are dangerous, and drivers should never engage in either one, drunk driving was actually safer than texting and driving. So, how can the authorities end this practice? Sometimes, they just...

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Avoiding a crash is possible: Remember these 3 tips

As someone who has to be on the road often, you know the risks. You see drivers who weave in and out of traffic in a hurry. You see people who struggle to stay in their lanes. There are many reasons why people make mistakes on the road and put others (and themselves) at risk. Fortunately, you have some options for keeping yourself safer. With the following three tips in mind, you may be able to avoid a crash, even when others aren’t driving safely. Stay out of the left lane One of the best tips for avoiding a crash, according to Edmunds, is to avoid staying in the fast lane. The far left...

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