AUSTIN – Gov. Rick Perry vetoed legislation on Friday that would have banned texting while driving because he views it as “a government effort to micromanage the
82% of American adults own a cell phone, Blackberry, iPhone or other device that is also a cell phone. Texting by adults has increased over the past 9 months from 65%
Texting is a leading cause of traffic accidents that kill more than 3,000 people every day. Check out these statistics and stop texting and driving now.
Apr 20, 2010 · For America’s teens, cell phones have become a vital social tool and texting the preferred mode of communication, according to a new poll by the Pew
Texting has, in many ways, made communication easier by helping people avoid long, unpleasant phone conversations and making a quick “Hello” much easier
Mar 28, 2013 · Despite the broad awareness about the dangers of texting behind the wheel, the survey suggests that the problem is getting worse. Six out of every 10
Adults and Cell Phones 82% of adults have cell phones. 47% of adult cell phone users report texting while driving. 27% of all adults report texting while driving.
Texting and Driving Statistics. Texting while driving is a growing trend, and a national epidemic, quickly becoming one of the country’s top killers.
An online platform for safe driving and youth safety supporters to implore adults not to text while driving.
Texting while driving laws prohibit the use of electronic devices to write, send or read messages while driving. In addition to text messages sent by mobile phones,