In the time it takes to read or type a text message while driving, a lot can happen. Traffic can stop. A light can change red. A pedestrian can step onto the road.
Texting while driving is a dangerous practice that has emerged as one of the leading causes of highway deaths. If you or someone close to you has been injured by a distracted driver, you deserve compensation for your losses.
At Markey Law, associated with Lichtblau & Goldenberg, P.A., we handle a broad range of car accident cases, including those involving texting while driving and other forms of distracted driving. We provide experienced legal guidance to car accident victims in Cocoa and Merritt Island, throughout Brevard County and across Florida.
Contact us today online or by telephone at 321-631-0758 to arrange a consultation with an experienced Brevard County texting and driving accident attorney.
The Dangers Of Distracted Driving
Studies show that texting while driving is more dangerous than drunk driving. In fact, a study conducted by the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute concluded that truck drivers were 23 times more likely to cause an accident while sending a text message.
Our law firm is dedicated to helping the victims of dangerous practices like texting while driving. We also represent clients injured due to other forms of distracted driving such as operating a smartphone or GPS, eating and personal grooming.
Our attorneys have extensive experience handling car accident cases and can help you pursue maximum compensation for your losses.