Texting While Driving

Kansas City Texting While Driving Attorney

About Texting While Driving

Driving requires an individual's undivided attention. There are many elements on the road that are completely outside a driver's control. A deer could expectantly run out into the road, a nearby car could swerve into your lane, or a traffic jam could bring traffic to sudden standstill. All these situations can have a disastrous effect if the driver is not paying full attention to what is going on around him or her. Within the last few years, more and more car accidents are being attributed to drivers who texting on their cell phones while they are driving. Texting while driving seriously impairs an individual's reaction time should something unexpected happen. It takes an individual a significant amount of time to shift their attention from the message they are typing out on their phones to the road in front of them. Not only can the driver not see what is happening in front of and around their car, but also his or her ability to respond to these changes make texting while driving an overwhelmingly serious danger for other individuals on the road. If you have been injured as a result of an individual who was texting while they were driving, it is of the utmost necessity to hire a Kansas City personal injury attorney to seek compensation for your injuries.

Texting While Driving Lawyer in Kansas City

At Martin & Wallentine we know the significant danger texting while driving can be. We believe that you should not have to pay the price for another individual's negligence. Our attorneys are highly knowledgeable in the laws and circumstances surrounding these types of accidents. Most people are unaware of the danger they place other drivers in by texting while driving. If the other driver's inattention due to texting caused your accident, we can build a case to effectively prove negligence on the part of the other drive and thus secure compensation for your injuries.

Contact a Kansas City texting while driving attorney if you were involved in an accident caused by a texting driver. We practice extensively and have represented hundreds of clients throughout Johnson County and cities including Olathe, Gardner, Lenexa, Overland Park, Shawnee, Leawood, and Kansas City.

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