The New Deadly Trend: Driving Selfies

It’s hard to believe this has become a recent trend among young drivers – driving selfies. They get into the car, start driving, and start taking pictures of themselves while driving to post on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Snapchat.

It’s ridiculous, dangerous, and popular. It is estimated that there are millions of driving selfies all over social media with the hashtag #drivingselfie.

This new trend is a danger to not only those driving and taking the picture, but to those drivers around them! To help deter driving selfies, Toyota has launched a campaign on Instagram called “don’t shoot and drive.” The campaign in a crashed car with this message.

Help stop this deadly trend! Let’s spread the word about the dangers of distracted driving.

If you or someone you know has been seriously injured in a motor vehicle accident due to the negligence of a distracted driver, Jacoby & Meyers can help you receive the compensation you deserve.