We have made incredible improvements in motor vehicle safety technology and drunk driving enforcement over the last several decades. This has reduced car accident death statistics dramatically. However, there is a new danger presenting itself -- and roadway death statistics are again on the rise. The danger relates to distracted driving, primarily due to smartphone use.
During the month of July, it goes without saying that a large number of people take to the road. In addition to those who are living their usual life, there are those who are traveling to and from their vacation destination.