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Has Second Highest Number Of Distracted Driving Citations In PA

Has Second Highest Number Of Distracted Driving Citations In PA

"We will do this through enforcement and education efforts like our new advertising campaign "Just Drive", reminding drivers to put down their phones and focus on the world".

Although people know texting and driving is unsafe, Cruz said people don't even think twice about doing it.

Approximately one in 10 respondents reported being frequently distracted by technology while driving.

Last year, the patrol reported, almost 14,000 motor vehicle accidents in OH had a reported distraction. Although much more still needs to be done, anti-drunk driving campaigns and related efforts have helped cut the number of alcohol-impaired crash fatalities in half since the 1980s, according to the National Institutes of Health.

Noble says one of the most interesting findings from the survey, which is conducted every two years, is that 51 percent of people say they do not text and drive.

U.S. approves $1 billion in Saudi defence contracts
The UK-based rights group said the arms sales have been an "enormous harm to Yemeni civilians" over the course of the war. The Senate voted to block the resolution by a vote of 55-44.


Beginning April 1 and running through April 21, the high visibility law enforcement initiative will target motorists who engage in unsafe distracted driving behaviors such as talking on hand-held cell phones and sending text messages while driving, according to a news release. Joe Simitian, who authored the state's hands-free and no-texting laws, in a press release. When examining statistics gathered from counties in major Texas metropolitan areas, the total number of crashes caused by distracted drivers increased in each of the areas listed.

"From an underwriting perspective, it is extremely important when we're going out to assess new business opportunities that we are looking at the quality of the company safety programs", said Amy Lochhead, Atlanta-based vice president and division underwriting manager at Liberty Mutual.

Distracted driving includes sending a text message or email behind the wheel or using headphones or earphones to listen to music while driving. Studies have shown that primary enforcement of seat-belt laws and an increase in penalties have led to an increase in usage.

AAA issued its first Traffic Safety Culture Index in 2008.

These materials are distributed via its partner agencies and law enforcement in schools and at community events. Inc.in Hartford, Connecticut, "but really anything that takes your attention off the forward roadway is distracted driving".


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