10 Questions To Ask a Utah car accident lawyer

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Auto accidents are not showing any signs of decline. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that although Americans drove less in 2020 during the pandemic, there was a 7.2% increase in traffic fatalities compared to 2019. NHTSA’s early estimates show that an estimated 38,680 people died in motor vehicle traffic crashes in 2020. If you or your loved one has … Read More

Distracted Driving Accidents – Facts to Know

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Distracted driving accidents facts to know

Distracted driving accidents in Utah can be deadly. They happen far more often than most people realize. And the nature of these accidents can lead to catastrophic injuries when they are not deadly. Here are some of the most important facts about distracted driving that you should know. Facts About Distracted Driving Accidents 1. Distracted driving isn’t just texting and … Read More

What is Considered Distracted Driving in Utah?

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Distracted driving in Utah includes eating while driving.

Most people are aware of the problem posed by distracted driving. In 2016, Utah had 5,748 distracted driver crashes – an obvious indicator that driving while distracted can be dangerous. Using handheld mobile devices is likely the most common form of distracted driving in Utah, but there are others. Let’s look at the various ways a driver can be distracted … Read More