Ted Chen is recognized as a leader in building strategic partnerships for technology companies. Chen’s latest venture – LifeSaver – seeks to curb the human cost of distracted driving, while giving insurance companies powerful tools to encourage responsible driving among their policyholders. Prior to LifeSaver, Chen held executive-level positions at YouSendIt, Yahoo!, Netcentives and AOL/Netscape.
Research has found that one in four car crashes is caused by phone-related distracted driving. However, a recent LifeSaver study of agents suggests this figure to be a vast understatement. More than 60% of agents responded that half or more of all claims are now related to distracted driving. It’s downright scary to think about […]