Texting and Driving

Oct 27, 2018 | Kids, Parents, Practical Advice and Research, Statistics in the News

The popularity of mobile devices has had some unintended and sometimes deadly consequences. An alarming number of traffic accidents are linked to driving while distracted, including the use of mobile devices while driving, resulting in injury and loss of life.  While parents of new drivers know about the dangers of distracted driving, the smartphone has remained one of the biggest dangers among new drivers.

The following articles from TeenSafe illustrate through statistics the shocking reality of texting while driving, as well as show how technology can be used to ensure your kids are keeping their eyes on the road, not on their phone.