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Smartphone Addicts Driving Rates Higher

Some insurers suggest that costs associated with crashes are outpacing auto insurance premium increases, and many indicate that America’s drivers are increasingly distracted by their smartphones...
February 22, 2017

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Some insurers suggest that costs associated with crashes are outpacing auto insurance premium increases, and many indicate that America’s drivers are increasingly distracted by their smartphones. The use of smartphones to talk, text, and access the Internet while on the road is a new and important factor behind the wrecks. Rates are rising despite predictions that they would fall as more vehicles moved out of showrooms with high-tech anti-collision gear. Watch Video

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