The Snapchat Distracted Driving Lawsuit: What Legal and Moral Responsibilities do App Manufacturers Have With Respect to Distracted Driving?
What is different about the "Snapchat distracted driving lawsuit?" It is because not only was the distracted driver sued, but also Snapchat, the manufacturer of the app the driver was using at the time of the crash.
Technology continues to evolve at a breakneck speed; unfortunately safety has not kept pace. In a perfect world, hands-free car systems and smartphones are easy to use, cognitively less demanding and keep driver distraction to a bare minimum.
Texting isn't the only behind-the-wheel activity that kills people.