Don’t text and drive – and don’t text a driver.

A court in New Jersey ruled that someone who knowingly distracts a driver by text message could be held at least partially responsible if that text results in a car crash. Case Background A teenager was driving his truck down a rural highway when he received a text from a friend. His truck drifted across… Learn More »

Teen dies typing a text message

Her cap and gown were still in her car: Mariah West was going to graduate from high school the next day. She was responding to a text message while driving, and her car veered off of the road and hit a concrete bridge. She was partially ejected from the vehicle, and her head hit the… Learn More »