Posted on Mar 27, 2018

Are There Any Other Common Distractions the Article Mentioned?

Yes. The article stated that daydreaming or “think[ing] about other things while driving” can also be distracting; however, it made clear that “cell phones demonstrate a more significant effect.”

Does Listening to Music Distract Drivers?

It is unclear. The article actually suggested it might be better to listen to music instead of talking with passengers while driving, but noted that research is “mixed on whether music does or does not impair driving.”

Recovering After a Distracted Driving Accident

We recommend you always focus the entirety of your attention on the road around you. However, we understand that not all drivers do so. If you are ever involved in an accident with a driver you believe was distracted, call the Law Office of Jason R. Schultz, P.C. to discuss your case with our team for free: 404-474-0804.

Jason R. Schultz
Helping Georgia area residents with car accident, medical malpractice, and personal injury claims since 1991.