Is Distracted Driving Behind The Increase in Traffic Fatalities?
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced that 2015 was one of the deadliest years on the road since 2008. An increase of 7.7% in traffic fatalities from 2014 can’t be linked to any one reason yet. Potential explanations are more people driving distracted (talking or texting on a cell phone) and lower gas prices. Read more here.