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Miami, FL (Law Firm Newswire) September 21, 2015 – Texting while driving is deadly. That is the message Florida law enforcement officials and other experts are trying to send. According to a report from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), distracted driving was the cause of 18 percent of all crashes nationwide in 2012, causing 3,328 deaths and 421,000 injuries. Texting while driving is one of the worst types of distractions, creating a crash risk 23 times greater than normal. “Distracted driving kills,” said Jason Chalik, a prominent Florida car accident attorney with Chalik & Chalik Injury Lawyers. “We […]

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