Infographic: The Dangers of Distracted Driving

More than 1,060 people are injured in car accidents involving a distracted driver. At The Bottaro Law Firm, our RI auto accident lawyers have seen first hand the dangers of texting and driving, cell phone use while driving, and other dangers distracting activities behind the wheel. Take the pledge to stop distracted driving and keep our roadways safe.

dangers of texting and driving

  • Every day, an average of 9 people are killed in accidents caused by distracted driving.
  • More than 1,060 people are injured in distracted driving related crashes each day.
  • In 2010, there were 3,267 deaths in crashed involving a distracted driver.
  • In 2011, there were 3,331 deaths in crashed involving a distracted driver.