Most people picture drivers sending text messages or playing games on their phones when thinking of distracted driving. Today, distracted driving can be caused by built-in vehicle technology. Evolving vehicle features, nicknamed “infotainment systems” have added a new dimension to the conversation on driver safety. Tech-filled cars have recently been proven to increase driver distraction to dangerous levels.
Your parents say goodbye with a quick “drive safe” before you buckle your kids in the car and drive home. However, “driving safely” is not always enough to keep you and your family out of a serious accident. The unpredictability of other drivers makes it difficult to prevent accidents.