distracted driving

Most Distracting Phone Apps while Driving

April 18, 2018

Posted by Thomas Curcio March 1, 2018 11:30 AM We have all been distracted by our phones. As I sit here writing this blog I’m tempted to check facebook or my messages. However, teenagers are even worse at utilizing willpower, often checking social media in…

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Drivers Surf Internet Even Though They Find It Distracting

May 22, 2017

by Steven Cohn Most people know that distracted driving is dangerous. But do they take appropriate action to limit their own distraction while behind the wheel? Not really, according to an annual survey by State Farm. In a March 2017 press release, the insurance company…

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Live Streaming and Distracted Driving

December 12, 2016

Streaming and Distracted Driving Streaming – broadcasting a live video of yourself online typically via smartphone – is becoming increasingly popular nationwide. Using apps such as Periscope, Snapchat, and Facebook Live (which launched in 2015) people stream live video to their Facebook page, where others…

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Traffic Deaths on the Rise

September 19, 2016

Cause for Concern After years of tougher drunk-driving laws and a massive awareness campaign, the public’s attitude about intoxicated motoring shifted and traffic deaths decreased. After decades of overall improvement in driving safety, traffic fatalities are again on the rise. Deaths increased nationwide 8% last year…

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It Can Wait – Distracted Driving

September 12, 2016

A National Epidemic Each day in the United States, over 8 people are killed and 1,161 injured in crashes that are reported to involve a distracted driver. It’s an extremely prevalent problem in the US with teenagers. However, adults are just as guilty. Distracted driving…

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Distracted Driving: Parents do it, too

August 4, 2016

Are You a Distracted Driver? Distracted driving is not something we should take lightly. Serious accidents and injuries have occurred because someone decided that their phone screen was more important than their safety of the safety of others. In fact in a poll conducted for…

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