Innovation, Rather than Legislation, to Stop Texting While Driving?

Most states now have laws against texting while driving, but the penalties vary from mere $20 fine in some states to a $10,000 fine and one year in prison for a first offense, without accident or injury, in Alaska. The median penalty, is a $100 fine. Enforcement is difficult, even in states where texting is […]

Intoxication a Major Cause of Boating Accidents

When you are on a nice trip out on the water, the last thing that you want to think about is getting in an accident. Some people enjoy few drinks while boating, and not everyone is very safe while they are on their vessel. Unfortunately for many people, they end up getting in accidents because […]

Texting While Driving Makes You Blind

Every year thousands of people are injured or killed because of texting. It seems that modern technology has outpaced our survival instincts. Because text messaging requires visual, manual, and cognitive attention from the driver, it is by far the most alarming distraction.   The federal government reports that 10% percent of all motor vehicle crashes […]