Auto Insurance Rates Increase Due To Distracted Driving

AT THE STATE HOUSE. IN BOSTON, TIFFANY CHAN FOR 22 NEWS.

BARRY: DRIVERS ARE TAKING THEIR EYES OFF THE ROAD MORE THAN EVER BEFORE, AND. IT'S NOW AFFECTING YOUR COST FOR COVERAGE. 22NEWS REPORTER ALESSANDRA MARTINEZ FOUND OUT HOW MUCH MORE YOU'RE PAYING BECAUSE OF THIS DANGEROUS TREND.

ALESSANDRA: DISTRACTED DRIVING. IS TO BLAME. PEOPLE TEXTING BEHIND THE WHEEL ARE DRIVING UP.

INSURANCE COSTS. WE ALL KNOW THE MORE ACCIDENTS YOU HAVE, THE MORE YOU PAY FOR CAR. INSURANCE.

BUT A STATE-BY-STATE ANALYSIS FOUND THAT AUTO. INSURANCE RATES HAVE BEEN GOING UP FOR THE LAST 5 YEARS. ACCORDING TO THE.

INSURANCE-QUOTES WEBSITE, DRIVERS NOW PAY AN AVERAGE OF 44% MORE FOR CAR. INSURANCE AFTER A SINGLE CLAIM OF 2-THOUSAND DOLLARS OR MORE. THAT'S AN AVERAGE.

INCREASE OF $393 PER YEAR.. IF YOU HAVE A SECOND ACCIDENT, THAT NUMBER WOULD DOUBLE. ALESSANDRA MARTINEZ: WE SPOKE WITH THE VICE PRESIDENT OF.

INSURANCE AT AAA OF THE PIONEER VALLEY, WHO EXPLAINED THAT RATES ARE GOING UP BECAUSE OF 4 REASONS. THERE ARE MORE PEOPLE OUT ON THE ROADS, GAS PRICES ARE DOWN, MORE PEOPLE ARE GETTING. IN ACCIDENTS, AND.

IT COSTS MUCH MORE TO REPAIR ALL OF THEM. TRIPLE-A'S STEPHEN BROCHU SAID TEXTING WHILE DRIVING. IS THE BIGGEST CAUSE OF ACCIDENTS AND RATE.

INCREASES. MIKE PEOPLE SHOULD BE FOCUSING ON THEMSELVES AND NOT ON THEIR PHONES.. INSURANCE COMPANIES HAVE TO CHARGE MORE, BECAUSE OF THE.

INCREASE. IN CLAIMS. A GENERATION OF TEXTING DRIVERS.

IS HOPING BLUETOOTH TECHNOLOGY HAS A CHANCE OF CURBING THIS PROBLEM. VANIA GUZMAN. I HAVE THE BLUETOOTH, SO.

IT'S HANDS-FREE, SO. IT'S HELPING ME AND COULD AVOID MORE ACCIDENTS. BUT BLUETOOTH DOESN'T ADDRESS THE TEXTING.

ISSUE. THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION DETERMINED DISTRACTED-DRIVING DEATHS. INCREASED 9 PERCENT.

IN 2015. ALESSANDRA: THE AVERAGE COST OF AN AUTO. INSURANCE PREMIUM.

IS 841-DOLLARS. LIVE FROM THE HC BUREAU. IN NOHO,.

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