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'U Drive. U Text. U Pay.' campaign to target distracted drivers - Bristol Press;

'U Drive. U Text. U Pay.' campaign to target distracted drivers - Bristol Press

Bristol Press'U Drive. U Text. U Pay.' campaign to target distracted driversBristol PressPolice in Bristol and Southington will be participating in a statewide effort in April to cut down on distracted driving. The initiative, "U Drive. U Text. U Pay.," will kick off on Monday and run through April 30. State police and other municipalities ...and more »

LA County Sheriff's, CHP To Increase Distracted Driving Enforcement In Santa Clarita (Video) - KHTS Radio;

LA County Sheriff's, CHP To Increase Distracted Driving Enforcement In Santa Clarita (Video) - KHTS Radio

KHTS RadioLA County Sheriff's, CHP To Increase Distracted Driving Enforcement In Santa Clarita (Video)KHTS RadioLaw enforcement agencies are stepping up citations for texting and other distractions behind the wheel in April for National Distracted Driving Awareness Month in the Santa Clarita Valley and beyond. Don't miss a thing. Get breaking KHTS Santa Clarita ...and more »

The state of Texas looks to combat distracted driving - ClickLancashire;

The state of Texas looks to combat distracted driving - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireThe state of Texas looks to combat distracted drivingClickLancashireAccording to a 2014 special article in the New England Journal of Medicine, the risk of a crash or near-crash among novice drivers increased with the performance of many secondary tasks, including texting and dialing cell phones. Campaign, a high ...and more »

TxDOT Urges Drivers to Stay Focused on the Road as Distracted-Driving Crashes Increase Statewide - EverythingLubbock.com

TxDOT Urges Drivers to Stay Focused on the Road as Distracted-Driving Crashes Increase StatewideEverythingLubbock.comLUBBOCK, TX (NEWS RELEASE) - An estimated 1 in 5 traffic crashes in Texas is caused by distracted driving, and the problem is getting worse. As part of National Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April, the Texas Department of Transportation is ...and more »

Florham Park Cracks Down on Distracted Driving - TAPinto.net;

Florham Park Cracks Down on Distracted Driving - TAPinto.net

TAPinto.netFlorham Park Cracks Down on Distracted DrivingTAPinto.netYou drive, you text, you pay. The Florham Park Police Department is participating in the 2017 Distracted Driving Crackdown. From April 1st through April 21st, Florham Park drivers can expect to see additional patrols on the roads with an intense ...and more »

Commentary: Bill would ban handheld devices while driving - SW News Media;

Commentary: Bill would ban handheld devices while driving - SW News Media

SW News MediaCommentary: Bill would ban handheld devices while drivingSW News MediaThe month of April is observed in the United States as the National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Despite numerous awareness campaigns and initiatives taken up by the U.S. government nationally and by organizations like Shreya Foundation ...and more »

Distracted Driving Can be Fatal - Miami's Community Newspapers;

Distracted Driving Can be Fatal - Miami's Community Newspapers

Miami's Community NewspapersDistracted Driving Can be FatalMiami's Community NewspapersIn recognition of Distracted Driving Awareness Month, AAA says if you're riding shotgun, Be A Good Passenger and help minimize distractions for the driver. If you experience something unsafe, immediately speak up and offer assistance. Distractions come ...and more »

Law enforcement looking for distracted drivers in April - KEPR 19;

Law enforcement looking for distracted drivers in April - KEPR 19

KEPR 19Law enforcement looking for distracted drivers in AprilKEPR 19KENNEWICK, Wash -- Put down the phone! That's the message from law enforcement to local drivers, and during the month of April they will be out looking for people who are on their phone while driving. It's a common site on the road; drivers talking on ...and more »

Why distracted drivers should pay attention in East Bridgewater - Enterprise News;

Why distracted drivers should pay attention in East Bridgewater - Enterprise News

Enterprise NewsWhy distracted drivers should pay attention in East BridgewaterEnterprise NewsEAST BRIDGEWATER – Police in East Bridgewater will have extra officers on the streets in April, monitoring for distracted drivers as part of a national campaign to combat distracted driving. April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month and the ...and more »

Tenn. Highway Patrol uses undercover semi to crack down on texting and driving - WNCN;

Tenn. Highway Patrol uses undercover semi to crack down on texting and driving - WNCN

WNCNTenn. Highway Patrol uses undercover semi to crack down on texting and drivingWNCNCOOKVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Distracted Driving Awareness month kicks off Saturday and officers are working across the state to deter people from using their phone while driving their car. Officers hear every excuse in the book, checking the time, looking ...and more »

Stratford police to crack down on texting drivers - Stratford Star;

Stratford police to crack down on texting drivers - Stratford Star

Stratford StarStratford police to crack down on texting driversStratford StarFrom April 4 to April 30, the Stratford Police Department will be out in force looking for distracted drivers as part of the U Drive. U Text U Pay. Campaign, a high-visibility effort to enforce distracted-driving laws. Beginning April 4, residents will ...and more »

National Distracted Driving Awareness | TALK. TEXT. CRASH. - eParisExtra.com (blog)

National Distracted Driving Awareness | TALK. TEXT. CRASH.eParisExtra.com (blog)April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month and TxDOT is continuing its TALK. TEXT. CRASH. campaign to raise awareness of the dangers associated with distracted driving and to encourage Texans to put down their cell phones while driving.and more »

You've been warned: N.J. cops start 3-week distracted driving crackdown - NJ.com;

You've been warned: N.J. cops start 3-week distracted driving crackdown - NJ.com

NJ.comYou've been warned: N.J. cops start 3-week distracted driving crackdownNJ.comTexting while driving is never a good idea, but motorists who fail to heed that caution are more likely to get hit with a big fine in the next three weeks. The first statewide campaign on distracted driving begins Saturday and lasts until April 21 ...and more »

Police to step up checks for distracted drivers in April - The Southington Observer

Police to step up checks for distracted drivers in AprilThe Southington ObserverThe Southington Police Department announced that they will be out in force looking for distracted drivers as part of the U Drive. U Text. U Pay. campaign, a high-visibility effort to enforce distracted-driving laws. From April 4-30, police will be ...and more »

Take the Phone-Free Pledge During Distracted Driving Awareness Month - EHS Today;

Take the Phone-Free Pledge During Distracted Driving Awareness Month - EHS Today

EHS TodayTake the Phone-Free Pledge During Distracted Driving Awareness MonthEHS TodayThe National Safety Council is asking employers to review their cell phone use policies and educate workers about the dangers of distracted driving. Mar 31, 2017 Stefanie Valentic | Distracted Driving. EMAIL. inShare. Tweet ...and more »

Watchung, Green Brook To Crack Down On Distracted Driving - Patch.com;

Watchung, Green Brook To Crack Down On Distracted Driving - Patch.com

Patch.comWatchung, Green Brook To Crack Down On Distracted DrivingPatch.comPolice throughout Somerset and Hunterdon Counties are cracking down on drivers who use their cell phones or electronics while driving. By Alexis Tarrazi (Patch Staff) - March 31, 2017 9:21 am ET. Watchung, Green Brook To Crack Down On Distracted ...and more »

The Habit Of Distracted Driving: It Only Takes A Glance - Huffington Post;

The Habit Of Distracted Driving: It Only Takes A Glance - Huffington Post

Huffington PostThe Habit Of Distracted Driving: It Only Takes A GlanceHuffington PostDid you know that one in three drivers have developed the deadly habit of driving distracted? April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Although this is a topic that we need to be concerned about twelve months a year, let's take advantage of the ...and more »

Distracted driving campaign underway in Longport - Shore News Today;

Distracted driving campaign underway in Longport - Shore News Today

Shore News TodayDistracted driving campaign underway in LongportShore News TodayLONGPORT – The Longport Police Department will be cracking down on distracted drivers in April as part of New Jersey's UDrive UText UPay campaign. Running from April 1-21, the initiative will target motorists who engage in dangerous behavior such as ...and more »

Mark Avera: Avoid distractions while driving - Gainesville Sun;

Mark Avera: Avoid distractions while driving - Gainesville Sun

Gainesville SunMark Avera: Avoid distractions while drivingGainesville SunA 16-year-old driver looks down at her cell phone to read a text message as she drives through a rubber-cone course to demonstrate the dangers of phone use while driving. [AP Photo/Elaine Thompson] ...and more »

App helps parents track teens' driving habits - Times Record

App helps parents track teens' driving habitsTimes RecordApril is observed as Distracted Driving Awareness Month by the National Safety Council, and despite some area schools raising awareness of the dangers of distracted driving among their students and parents, Arkansas is one of the top 10 states for ...and more »