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Speed Filter blamed for 107-mph crash that left one man brain damaged.

Snapchat was named in a lawsuit brought by a man who suffered brain damage in a car crash his lawyers say was caused by one of the app's special features.

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Distracted drivers are an increasingly dangerous hazard on American roads.

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New York is considering a bill that would allow police to carry a textalyzer, a device that detects if a driver was using their phone before a crash.

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The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating allegations of a trooper watching Youtube videos on his official in-car laptop while driving.

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Oregon is taking an aggressive approach to combating distracted driving and speeding, enlisting a new force of 40 unmarked police cruisers.

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New Zealand's new public-service announcements get a chuckle – and are spot-on.

Safety watchdogs that track distracted-driving figures haven't yet quantified the impact of cell-phone use behind the wheel. But any driver who has glanced at their fellow motorists and found they're all glued to their screens knows it's a growing problem.

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A police officer in Clayton County, Ga is under investigation after he uploaded a questionable video to Facebook.

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Driving while one's attention is drawn elsewhere isn't a dilemma exclusive to modern motoring, but the issue is undoubtedly more problematic than ever before. If legislators, car companies, and smartphone designers can't come up with a viable solution, what's the real fix?

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Maryland drivers who showed a little compassion and payed attention to the road were able to avoid a ticket this week from an undercover officer.

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A journalist with a Chengdu newspaper caught this amateur crooner singing karaoke while stuck in traffic on the Third Ring Road last week.

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Cognitive Distractions Can Last As Long As 27 Seconds After A Task

Hands-free features in new cars can be just as distracting as handheld ones, and the potential problems vary by automaker.

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A motorcycle rider in Florida managed to flee police while driving distracted last Thursday.

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A mom already worried about her injured child was shocked to find the driver of the ambulance rushing her and her son to the hospital was texting while behind the wheel.

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A man in Maine sent two friends to the hospital after he crashed his car while trying to take a selfie over the weekend.

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Driving Related Deaths Are On The Rise In 2015

Safer cars don't necessarily make for safer roads as car related fatalities are on the rise in 2015.

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A new survey among teens shows many of them text more when alone in a car, and they're often communicating with parents when distracted behind the wheel.

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A man in England was shocked to find the driver ahead of him had her eyes on a windshield-mounted television instead of on the road.

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San Bernardino, CA, police posed as panhandlers last week to catch distracted drivers in the act.

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Disturbing new findings about phone use in cars reveals that young drivers aren't just distracted by texting while driving, but everything else a phone can do, as well.

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A woman in Ohio was praying when she caused a serious crash that sent a woman to the hospital with a broken neck.

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Distracted driving continues to be a concern, and safety advocates question whether the proliferation of in-dash displays is adding to the problem.

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