Distracted driving is any activity that diverts attention from driving, including talking, texting on your phone or reading a baby stroller review on your phone, eating and drinking, talking to people in your vehicle, fiddling with the stereo, entertainment or navigation system—anything that takes your attention away from the task of safe driving. Texting is…

  Trouble starts when parents are in a hurry and forget to buckle up the kids and their friends before they take off in the family car. An accident occurs, children can be hurt and personal injury liability claims result from the friends’ parents. The National Highway Safety Administration reminds us that North Carolina’s “buckle…