A new study from Reuters Health found that one in three Connecticut teenagers admitted to texting and emailing while driving. Engaging in the use of a mobile device while operating a vehicle is unlawful in Connecticut.
Teen drivers are inexperienced with driving and have a higher incidence of being distracted. We all need a reminder every so often to put down the phone or not eat while driving, because the safety of all those on the road is important. This is not just an issue with teenage drivers; it is an issue with drivers of all ages.
It is proven that distracted driving causes crashes. If you or your loved one was injured as a the result of a distracted driver, the experienced New Haven auto accident attorneys at The LoRicco Law Firm can help you navigate the claims process.