texting driving

The dangers of texting and driving are well-known, but a San Francisco-based startup has a device it claims will let drivers
For teens at least, electronics are the No. 1 distraction while driving, according to a recent report from the AAA Foundation
Distracted driving is one of the biggest threats on the road, with more than a million crashes each year involving drivers
Either sending or receiving a text diverts a driver's eyes from the road for an average of 4.6 seconds, according to research
Thirty-two percent of U.S. adults, including non-smartphone owners, say they've texted while stopped at a red light. Stalling
During any given daylight hour, there are 660,000 American drivers using gadgets at the wheel. But while the devices themselves have become steadily more advanced, catching the drivers who use them illegally still relies on something decidedly traditional: eyes.
Family members, friends and strangers can be hurt by a simple mistake; their lives can be overturned completely. Is it really worth texting and driving?
The pilot of an emergency medical helicopter was text messaging before and during the flight that ended in disaster near an airport in Mosby, Mo. in 2011.
”Distraction would be present whether the wireless telephone was being used as a telephone, a GPS navigator, a clock or a
Additionally, nearly a third of Americans reported they had read or sent text or email messages while operating a car, compared
By Amber Kallor These ingenious strategies will help you stay calm behind the wheel in the midst of traffic jams and other
I'll admit to texting while driving. I'll further admit to texting someone else while that person's driving. Did I know it was potentially dangerous? Sure, but it was just the one time and, surely, nothing bad would happen. Something bad happened to Shannon Colonna.
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The latest government figures show that roughly 10 percent of U.S. traffic deaths in 2010, or 3,092 people, were linked to
I was alone in my car one day and reached for my phone to fire off a quick message. I looked up and had to swerve to stay in my lane. Wow. I got lucky this time, but what if...?
In this connected age, 28 percent of people say they text while driving (which is illegal in 26 states) and 12 percent say
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Text-messaging drivers are six times more likely to get into an accident than drivers who do not text
With momentum building in Washington for all 50 U.S. states to outlaw text messaging behind the wheel, there is evidence