California has several laws in place that ban distracted driving, specifically texting and driving, and the laws are becoming stricter, explains a California injury lawyer. Yet, the laws don’t appear to be working as drivers in California and throughout the United States continue to text in record numbers.
Drugged driving is a contentious issue, especially in states like California, where medical marijuana is legal, explains a car accident attorney in the state. As California makes changes to its drugged driving law, which will go into effect in 2014, courts and lawmakers throughout the U.S. struggle to address the issue of driving while under the influence of drugs.
Despite offering low-cost liability coverage, under- and uninsured motorists are still a problem in California. A California personal injury lawyer explains why.