Distracted driving accidents killed 3,328 people in 2012 according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Data show that drivers under age 20 are among the highest risk group.
Consulting a Clayton County attorney after an auto accident involving a distracted driver enhances a victim's ability to receive a reasonable settlement. If you have been injured in an automobile accident involving a distracted driver in Clayton County you should discuss your case with an auto accident attorney at the Law Offices of Shane Smith.
A campaign uniting law enforcement and a driving school is raising awareness among teenage drivers about the dangers of distracted driving. The "Send Could Be the End" campaign uses seminars and group activities to educate inexperienced drivers. It also encourages young drivers to sign a pledge that they will not text and drive, something that is illegal in Georgia.
If you or someone you know has been hurt by a distracted driver, meet with a Clayton County auto accident lawyer at the Law Offices of Shane Smith.