April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month, a month dedicated to educating drivers about the dangers of all forms of distraction while driving. A national epidemic, 89% of Colorado drivers admit to operating a vehicle while distracted. This is an incredibly worrisome statistic.
CDOT reports that distraction is a major factor in 40 car accidents every day in Colorado, many in and around Denver. When you or someone you love suffers harm in one of these accidents, you have a right to hold the negligent driver accountable and to seek compensation for all of your damages. The Denver car accident lawyers at Leventhal Sar LLC can help.
The infographic below offers some alarming statistics about distracted driving in Colorado. Please feel free to share it and help spread the word about the dangers of operating a vehicle while paying attention to something else.
If you have been injured or a loved one has been killed by a distracted driver in Denver or surrounding areas of Colorado, please call Leventhal Sar LLC at 720.667.3030 to schedule a free consultation and learn more about your rights.