texting while driving

texting while driving

Court Rules You Can Be Held Liable If You Text a Friend While They’re Driving and They Injure Someone

Stop it. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)

Back in 2009, teenager Kyle Best drove his car into a couple on a motorcycle, injuring the man and woman so badly that they each lost a leg. Mr. Best had been texting at the time.

“I thank God that we’re still alive but I think there should be stiffer penalties,” victim Linda Kubert said after the accident, “The cell phone law has to be stronger.” Read More