Distracted driver are at fault for a lot of the fatal and nonfatal crashes that take place each year in New York and around the country. Statistics reveal that every day, an average of nearly 10 people die in the United States after being involved in a distracted driving accident. Well more than 1,000 people are also injured in these kinds of accidents on an average daily basis.
There are a number of bicycles in Rockland County and there is a good reason for the bicycle craze. Not only is it a lot less expensive to get from point A to point B by bike, but it also provides a degree of exercise that many people in New City may be too busy to get done. While there are a number of positives about riding a bicycle, there are also a number of risks. Not all of the drivers out there are paying attention to cyclists and it only takes a moment of distraction to cause a serious or fatal accident.