Texting and driving is a dangerous practice that many drivers perform while they are behind the wheel however, did you know that Texas is one of only a handful of states that does not completely ban texting while driving?
While a recent poll showed that 6 out of 10 Texans favored a ban on texting while driving, the states legislature has yet to catch up with the new laws enacted by the majority of the country.
Regardless of Texas statutes, at the law offices of Stephens, Anderson & Cummings, our team of car accident lawyers we strongly believe that drivers who injure others while distracted by their phones should be held accountable for their actions.
Have you or someone that you love been injured in an accident that was caused by a texting driver?
Our auto accident lawyers are ready to help the victims of collisions caused by texting and driving seek justice and compensation for their injuries.
Call (877) 920-9009 or fill out our case evaluation form to have one of our experienced auto accident attorneys review your case for free.
Changing Laws Require Knowledgeable Attorneys
Texas has enacted some laws against texting and driving, but not a complete ban.
For example, the use of a handheld phone or texting is prohibit in school zones and by bus drivers. Additionally, younger drivers who are under the age of 18 cannot use a cell phone while driving a vehicle, whether they are speaking or texting.
The rules regarding cell phone use while driving change constantly. The attorneys at Stephens, Anderson & Cummings pride themselves on staying up-to-date with new developments in both the law and technology.
Injured In A Texting & Driving Accident? Contact Us Today
If you have been injured by a driver you believe was texting and driving, Stephens, Anderson & Cummings is here to help you recover compensation for your injuries and property damage.
We have a proven track record of success and are ready to help fight for your MAXIMUM compensation amount.
Call (877) 920-9009 or fill out our case evaluation form to have a knowledgeable Texas attorney review your case for free.