Most of us are aware that distracted driving and other unsafe driving behaviors can have tragic consequences. Despite this awareness, many drivers across the nation continue to behave negligently behind the wheel, sometimes causing devastating car accidents. EverDrive, a safe-driving app created by EverQuote, recently released a safe driving report revealing new information regarding driver behavior. The report compiled EverDrive user data collected during 2.7 million road trips.
Overall, drivers in America received an average safety rating of 79 out of 100. Midwest drivers received the highest driver rating of 83 out of 100, making them the safest drivers in America. The most unsafe drivers were in the Northeast, with a 75 out of 100 rating.