While stowing your phone while you drive is an important safety step, other behaviors behind the wheel, from drinking coffee to using a navigation system, may also be putting you at risk. The popularity of mobile devices has had some unintended and even dangerous consequences we now know that mobile communications is linked to a significant increase in distracted driving. Prevention what is being done states many states are enacting laws—such as banning texting while driving, or using graduated driver licensing systems for teen drivers—to help raise. Safety personnel are invited to test drive the nsc distracted driving online course for free the course will change drivers’ attitudes.
Researchers finding out that talking and texting even with a hands-free device is still dangerous.
At this point i think most people realize just how big of a problem and how dangerous distracted driving is however, seeing this list of 25 distracted driving statistics all together in one.
Distracting activities can divert driver attention and any one of them can increase the risk of a crash read aaa's information on distracted driving.