Dangers of Distracted Teens – Leading Cause of Death in Florida

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According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s website, traffic accidents are the leading cause of teen death in the country. Among the causes of these traffic accidents, driver error was the highest culprit, accounting for 87 percent of accidents. These accidents result in serious personal injuries and deaths in Jacksonville Florid and other cities throughout the United States.

Allstate Insurance Company sponsored an event titled Action Against Distraction Driver Challenge. The purpose of the event is to educate teens and adults alike about the dangers of distracted driving. You can read more about this program at Teens warned: Distracted driving deadly in Florida.

You and your teenage children can be the safest drivers in the world. Unfortunately, there are teen and adult drivers who are not very safe. Some are distracted by the mobile phone, texting, conversation, radio, and yes drugs and alcohol. If you or your child has been injured by the negligence of another driver in Florida, it is helpful to get the advice and representation from a Jacksonville Florida Personal Injury Lawyer / Attorney.