Category: Distracted Driving

Can Your New Year’s Resolution Prevent Car Accidents?

Is it too early to be making New Year’s resolutions? Of course not! The Schafer Law Office is asking everyone to make “No Texting While Driving” their New Year’s resolution. Why? Well, in less than a week, January 1, 2011, police across Kentucky are going to quit giving verbal warnings and start handing out tickets … Continued


Category: Distracted Driving
Published: 12/28/10

New Truck Regulations Implemented

We all mourned the tragic truck accident in Hart County. That accident was one of the deadliest accidents in the U.S. in the last 20 years. The investigation showed the cause of the accident was due to distracted driving by a truck driver. Kentucky has enacted a law that prohibits texting while driving. This activity … Continued


Category: Distracted Driving
Published: 05/19/10

United Kingdom Texting While Driving Ad Campaign

I was driving my 16-year-old daughter to school a few years ago. She had her driver’s permit and was learning to drive. She was very excited about it. She told me that there was a program at her high school that was preempted by the school. My daughter’s school felt that the content was too … Continued


Category: Distracted Driving
Published: 11/25/09