Archive for the ‘Texting and Driving’ Category

Motorcyclist Killed In Hit And Run

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Police are looking for a witness to a hit and run accident that killed a motorcyclist on 8/16 near South Sheridan Boulevard and West Center Avenue in Denver. The driver of the truck was arrested Saturday and is facing charges of hit and run and leaving an accident that resulted in death. 9news.com reports state [...]

Denver Police Are Planning Awareness Campaign Aimed At Pedestrian Safety

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In response to an unusually large number of pedestrian accidents in the first three months of 2013, CBS Denver reports that the Denver Police are planning an awareness campaign aimed at educating people about pedestrian safety. A CBS crew working on the story found that while it was easy to spot drivers who were engaged [...]

Each Year Over 5 Million Traffic Accidents Occur In The United States

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Each year, over 5 million traffic accidents occur across the United States, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, resulting in hundreds of thousands of serious injuries and tens of thousands of fatalities. In fact, the CDC reports that auto accidents are the leading cause of death in the country for children and young [...]

Texting and Driving Survey | Denver Distracted Driving Accident Lawyer

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A survey that was taken for a national insurance company by Harris Interactive suggests that about 57% of sixteen and seventeen year old drivers in the United States have texted while driving at least once according to 9 News. Distracted driving, and specifically texting and driving, is a problem that has received a good deal [...]