Texting Accidents - Greenville Texting Accident Attorney

Texting Accidents - Greenville Texting Accident Attorney

In today's society, it can be difficult to put your phone down. It doesn't seem to matter what age you are, there are people in every generation who seem to have become addicted to their phones. Whether you're scrolling through a page on the internet, listening to music, or even just texting a friend, there's just so much that you can do on that little pocket computer. While it is often nice to put everything down every now and then and read a book or sit outside with a nice drink, in those short moments where you don't have the time to fully relax, the phone is a great alternative.

The problem is that many people don't seem to be able to actually put it down when they need to. They continue to use their phones even when they should be completely focused on the task they are currently trying to perform. This can include everything from watching their child play sports to being behind the wheel. While in some cases it's simply rude or disrespectful, in others it is downright dangerous. It doesn't seem to matter how many times people remind them that they shouldn't use their phones at certain times, some just don't seem to want to listen.

If you have ever sat at a stoplight and looked around, chances are that you have seen someone texting behind the wheel. It can be frustrating if you are stuck behind them and need to wait for them to pay attention to the light before you can move, but it can be terrifying if they are still moving while looking at their phone. It only takes a second of distraction to get into a crash, and when someone else on the road is looking down at their phone to answer a text it can be more than enough time to cause a catastrophe.

If you were involved in an accident of any kind that was caused by someone more interested in texting than paying attention to the road, give Wayne Hardee a call. He has decades of experience representing people with cases like this and will do everything he can to get you the compensation you deserve for your injuries. It can be frustrating and scary to go through something like this, but with Wayne Hardee you don't have to do it alone. Give him a call and see how much better you feel having him on your side!