Lake County, IL personal injury lawyerBeing involved in a distracted driving accident can result in severe injuries and victims of distracted driving accidents often have to deal with expensive medical bills and repair costs. It may be possible to receive compensation after a distracted driving accident if you wish to pursue a claim in court. An experienced Illinois car accident attorney can help you navigate this process and advocate for you.

What Is Distracted Driving?

Distracted driving is a dangerous way to operate a motor vehicle, and any individual in a car, truck, or motorcycle may engage in distracted driving. The most common ways to be distracted while driving include:

  • Reading a text, or using a cell phone while driving

  • Adjusting music and GPS settings