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Distracted Driving Awareness Month

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month--Correcting Misperceptions about Teen Texting While Driving May Save Lives

Joel Feldman | Posted 04.21.2016 | Impact
Joel Feldman

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month, making this an opportune time to evaluate our current efforts to change driving attitudes and ha...

Cell Phones: A Potentially Deadly Addiction

Deborah Hersman | Posted 06.28.2015 | Technology
Deborah Hersman

We can't help ourselves. We naturally want more of what makes us feel happy, at ease or socially accepted. Because addiction often is born from pleasure and convenience, even the most innocuous things can become addictive.

4 Tips to Avoid Distracted Driving

Julie Lee | Posted 06.13.2015 | Travel
Julie Lee

April is nationally recognized as Distracted Driving Awareness Month, so now is a perfect time to share some tips to help you beat distracted driving from AARP Driver Safety. These four tips are designed to help you minimize the distractions that can make driving needlessly more dangerous.

WATCH: Harvard School Of Public Health Panel On Distracted Driving With Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx

Lance Gould | Posted 06.28.2014 | Impact

Distracted driving is a national safety issue, responsible for 421,000 injuries and more than 3000 deaths in 2012. The problem is so pervasive that...

This GIF Will Make You Never Text While Driving Again

The Huffington Post | Lauren Zupkus | Posted 04.17.2014 | Technology

Can't wait to get home to your loved one so you can give him or her a squeeze? If you're the one behind the wheel, this is yet another reminder: Do. N...

States Take Action to Reduce Distracted Driving

Kendell Poole | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Kendell Poole

Distracted driving isn't a new issue, but dealing with texting and other technology use that takes eyes and minds off the road is a great concern to those who work in the field of highway safety.

CRACKDOWN: Are You Still Driving With Your Cell Phone?

The Marin Independent Journal, Novato, Calif. | Gary Klien | Posted 06.18.2013 | San Francisco

San Rafael police cited 254 drivers for illegal cell phone use during the first 16 days of April, also known as Distracted Driving Awareness Month. E...

Hands Free

ktla.com | KTLA News | Posted 06.03.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Starting Monday and throughout the month, the LAPD is set to join statewide agencies in conduction "zero-tolerance" enforcements...