Distracted Driving Kills Thousands of People Each Year. Many More are Seriously Injured. Keep Our Roads Safe By Taking The "Drive Smart Albany" Pledge!
More Drive Safe Albany
- National Highway Traffic Safety Administration - Important news about distracted driving.
- Dangerous Distraction - American Psychology Association Monitor Magazine article.
- National Safety Council - A study by the National Safety Council found that an estimated 1.6 MILLION car accidents per year are the result of texting and driving.
- Young U.S. drivers know risks, but text anyway - Most young American drivers agree that it is dangerous to text while driving, but nearly a third admit they do it anyway.
- Mass. Teen Aaron Deveau Faces Prison in Landmark Texting While Driving Case - Texting while walking.
- Texting & Driving: It Can Wait - AT&T survey finds 75 percent of teens say their friends text while driving, 43 percent admit to texting themselves.
- Driver Texts 'I Need To Quit Texting' Before Near-Deadly Truck Crash - Don't text and drive.