Author: David M. Williams, Jr. - Stafford County Personal Injury Attorney
I have represented many clients who were injured as a result of the actions of a distracted driver. The use of hand held cell phones behind the wheel continues to be a deadly problem that many now view as an epidemic. On June 7, 2012, United States Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood released a "Blueprint for Ending Distracted Driving" which contains a comprehensive strategy to address the problem of distracted driving and take action to reduce the number of accidents, injuries and deaths that are caused by distracted driving each year.
The Blueprint plan hopes to build upon the previous efforts made by the U.S. Department…