Teens are not the only drivers who get distracted behind the wheel.
When most people think of distracted driving, they think of teen drivers. However, teens are not the only guilty ones when it comes to driving while distracted. Many adults are not fully focusing on the road while they are behind the wheel. As a parent, there are many things that you can do to help reduce distracted driving.
To help keep your family safe while in the car, keep these distracted driving prevention tips in mind.
Put your phone away – the easiest way to avoid using your cell phone while driving is to keep it out of reach and on silent. If you can’t grab your phone or hear it ring, you will be much less likely to use it. If your kids see you constantly using your phone while driving, they will think it is alright for them ...
Common Causes of Accidents on the Road
Each time you get behind the wheel of your car, you not only have to be aware of your driving ability, but you also have to be aware of other drivers. Driving near a distracted or impaired driver could mean a disaster for you both. Being aware of these top 3 causes of car accidents can be enough to help you stay safe while on the road.
Distracted driving – while most people think that cell phones are the only cause of distracted driving, there are actually many more causes. From eating to turning the radio station, there are many chances to get distracted while behind the wheel. While you cannot control what others are doing in their car, make sure that you do not distract yourself while on the road so that you will be able to react quickly to any impending accident.
Impaired driving – ...