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Wednesday, November 16, 2016Your car now feels like one big voice-activated, touch-screen-enabled distraction. As lawmakers move to tighten rules on distract driving, cars are coming equipped with more bells and whistles that make it easier than ever to take drivers' eyes off the road. READ MORE >>
Friday, February 12, 2016Most of us are on the road nearly every day, making it very likely that many of us will observe a distracted driver texting away as he or she drives down a busy highway. According, to Distraction.gov, the U.S. Department of Transportation's website devoted to educating Americans about the dangers... READ MORE >>
Thursday, September 3, 2015According to research conducted by the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute(VTTI), driver distraction is a leading cause of vehicle accidents. Nearly 80 percent of vehicle crashes involve driver inattention.* Additionally, texting while driving can increase your crash risk as much as 23 times. READ MORE >>