We are seeing more and more cars damaged from accidents due to texting and driving in our Long Beach Collision Repair Center. It's staggering how these numbers are climbing even though most people know it's highly dangerous.
Consider these numbers:
1 in 4:The probability that a motor vehicle crash involved a cellphone.
341,000: Number of motor vehicle crashes in 2013 that involved texting.
4X:How much using a cellphone while driving increases the risk of a crash.
2:Number of seconds a driver can safely glance away from the road while operating a vehicle.
5:Number of seconds drivers take their eyes off the road to send a text message, on average.
Hopefully you never have to find out the damage that texting and driving can do. If you're in any type of accident whether small or a major repair we're here to help with friendly staff, expert technicians and a lifetime warranty on repairs.