Fatal car accidents have risen more than 20 percent in Texas over the last six years, according to one report. Why? The reasons are numerous, but texting while driving is a major factor.
Driver distraction is a serious problem in Texas and nationwide. In fact, each year more than 100,000 crashes in Texas involve driver distraction, and Texas was recently ranked in the top 20 states with the most distracted drivers.
Did you know that each year more than 100,000 crashes in Texas involve driver distraction? Despite this and other staggering statistics that underscore the dangers of distracted driving, accidents involving distracted drivers are still on the rise.