Distracted Driving

Chad McLain on Good Day Tulsa

Chad McLain Discusses the Dangers of Distracted Driving on Good Day Tulsa

Attorney Chad McLain of Graves McLain visited Good Day Tulsa on KTUL on April 18th to discuss April as Distracted Driving Awareness Month. During the discussion, he addressed the risks of distracted driving as well as the penalties distracted drivers can face. Watch the video here: What is Distracted Driving? According to the National Highway […]

April 19th, 2019 Read More
Chad McLain on Good Day Tulsa

Chad McLain Visits Good Day Tulsa to Discuss How to Avoid Drunk or Distracted Driving

On November 21st, Chad McLain of Graves McLain appeared on KTUL’s Good Day Tulsa to discuss drunk and distracted driving, and the danger it can present during the holiday season. He offered insight on how to identify and eliminate risks on the road. Watch the video: Defining Drunk or Distracted Driving According to Mothers Against […]

November 28th, 2018 Read More
Distracted Driver

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Distracted driving continues to rise throughout the United States as more drivers turn to their phones while behind the wheel. In 2016, approximately 3,450 people were killed—and 391,000 were injured—in motor vehicle accidents related to distracted driving. To put distracted driving in perspective, consider that taking your eyes off the road for a mere five […]

April 16th, 2018 Read More
Girl looking at phone behind the wheel.

January is Teen Driving Awareness Month

January is teen driving awareness month, and the perfect time to sit down with your new drivers and explain just what being a safe and aware driver entails. Car accidents are the leading cause of death among teenagers. Each day 6 teenagers will lose their lives in a car accident. This number is staggering, so […]

January 15th, 2018 Read More

Vehicle Infotainment Systems Can Lead to Distracted Driving Accidents

As automakers try to compete in their industry, many manufacturers are now providing high tech Infotainment systems in many vehicles. These Infotainment systems allow you to answer your mobile device, make a call by voice activation, enter GPS coordinates, and much more. The problem is that for years automakers have also been preaching to drivers, […]

October 9th, 2017 Read More
distracted driving, texting and driving, driver safety, stop texting and driving, personal injury law firm tulsa, personal injury law firm oklahoma, auto accident law firm tulsa, auto accident law firm oklahoma, distracted driving law firm oklahoma, distracted driving law firm tulsa, car accident injury attorney tulsa

Newly Proposed Bill Hopes to Reduce Distracted Driving in Honor of Owassa School Teacher Bobbi White

Senator J.J Dossett has taken measurable action in efforts to reduce the number of injuries and fatalities in Oklahoma regarding distracted driving car accidents. Dossett has proposed the “The Bobbi White Act,” in honor of an Owassa Middle School teacher who was fatally injured in a motor vehicle accident last May by a distracted driver. […]

February 10th, 2017 Read More
distracted driving prevention tips, stop distracted driving, texting and driving ban, Oklahoma texting and driving law, oklahoma texting and driving ban, personal injury law firm tulsa, personal injury lawyers oklahoma, personal injury attorneys broken arrow, distracted driving attorneys tulsa, distracted driving law firm oklahoma, auto accident lawyers tulsa, car accident law firm oklahoma

Study Shows a Decrease in Traffic Accident Injuries Since the Texting and Driving Ban

Recent data from the Oklahoma Highway Safety Office reveals that injuries from drivers distracted by an electronic device are decreasing. A texting and driving ban was implemented in November of 2015 in Oklahoma, and since then injuries relating to drivers driving accidents fell from 538 to 422 in a nine-month period. Additionally, total crashes from […]

January 9th, 2017 Read More
Smart Phone Driver Mode, Stop Distracted Driving, Driver Mode Distracted Driving, Distracted Driving Prevention, Personal Injury Lawyers Tulsa, Personal Injury Law Firm Oklahoma, Personal Injury Attorneys Broken Arrow, Auto Accident Law Firm Tulsa, Car Accident Law Firm Oklahoma, Car Accident Attorneys Broken Arrow, Distracted Driving Lawyers Tulsa, Distracted Driving Attorneys Oklahoma

Auto Safety Regulators Hope to Combat Distracted Driving Epidemic with “Driver Mode” for Cell Phones

Auto safety regulators are requesting that smart phone manufacturers create a “driver mode” for smart phones to help combat the rising number of motor vehicle fatalities caused by distracted driving. The new proposed feature is modeled after “airplane mode,” which prevents a mobile device from sending or receiving communications while flying. “Driver mode” would restrict […]

December 5th, 2016 Read More