Most Common Driving Distractions and How to Avoid Them

Distracted driving has been a major problem for many automobile users. Distracted driving has caused serious injuries like head trauma, broken bones, and deep tissue lacerations. And in some cases, even death. In 2014, 3,179 people were killed and 431,000 were injured in motor vehicles crashes involving distracted drivers. The three main types of distractions…

Cellphone Use While Driving Is Rising, But Fewer Citations Are Being Issued

On an October day last year, 18-year-old Alexis Patlan stood at a busy intersection observing cars driving by. It was morning rush hour just west of Garden Grove’s Santiago High School. She stood with one task – log distracted drivers. The hourlong survey, part a larger awareness campaign with schools, yielded troubling results. The majority…