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TxDOT Urges Drivers to Stay Focused on the Road as Distracted- - EverythingLubbock.com

TxDOT Urges Drivers to Stay Focused on the Road as Distracted-EverythingLubbock.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 »

Why distracted drivers should pay attention in East Bridgewater - Wicked Local West Bridgewater;

Why distracted drivers should pay attention in East Bridgewater - Wicked Local West Bridgewater

Wicked Local West BridgewaterWhy distracted drivers should pay attention in East BridgewaterWicked Local West BridgewaterEAST BRIDGEWATER – Police in East Bridgewater and West 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 ...and more »

Maui Police Participate in April Edition of “U Text. U Drive. U Pay.” - Maui Now;

Maui Police Participate in April Edition of “U Text. U Drive. U Pay.” - Maui Now

Maui NowMaui Police Participate in April Edition of “U Text. U Drive. U Pay.”Maui NowMaui police will join law enforcement agencies across the nation in cracking down on motorists who text while driving. This effort is a part of the national “U Drive. U Text. U Pay” high-visibility enforcement campaign that combines intense enforcement ...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 »

North Reading Police Warn of Dangers Of Distracted Driving - Patch.com;

North Reading Police Warn of Dangers Of Distracted Driving - Patch.com

Patch.comNorth Reading Police Warn of Dangers Of Distracted DrivingPatch.comPolice will conduct a series of patrols designed to reduce the number of crashes, fatalities, and injuries caused by distracted driving. By Bob Holmes (Patch Staff) - March 31, 2017 1:12 pm ET. North Reading Police Warn of Dangers Of Distracted Driving.and more »

Avoid Dangerous Cell-Phone Distractions While Driving - Designed by InventHelp Client (FED-1704) - Benzinga

Avoid Dangerous Cell-Phone Distractions While Driving - Designed by InventHelp Client (FED-1704)BenzingaA leading invention firm, InventHelp is submitting this idea, the DRIVE SAFE, to companies for their review. PITTSBURGH, PA (PRWEB) March 31, 2017. "Despite so many ads warning against texting while driving I see a lot of drivers doing just that, ...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 »

The state of Texas looks to combat distracted driving - KVIA El Paso;

The state of Texas looks to combat distracted driving - KVIA El Paso

KVIA El PasoThe state of Texas looks to combat distracted drivingKVIA El PasoThe Texas Department of Transportation says this is an example of a distracted driver. Image courtesy TxDOT. The state of Texas looks to combat distracted driving. The Texas Department of Transportation says this is an example of a distracted driver.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 »

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 »

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 »

Distracted driving crashes on the rise - KVUE;

Distracted driving crashes on the rise - KVUE

KVUEDistracted driving crashes on the riseKVUEA bill that would ban texting and driving statewide is waiting to go to the Senate. Meanwhile, the Texas Department of Transportation says that last year the number of distracted driving crashes increased. Rusty Lowe has taught hundreds, maybe ...and more »

Distracted driving data shows Mississippi at the top of the list - Mississippi News Now

Distracted driving data shows Mississippi at the top of the listMississippi News NowNew data has revealed Mississippi tops the list when it comes to people using their cell phones while driving. Life360 data showed drivers across the Southeast use their cell phones while driving more frequently than the national average. "Just a ...and more »

New Jersey Cracks Down On Using Cell Phones While Driving - CBS Philly;

New Jersey Cracks Down On Using Cell Phones While Driving - CBS Philly

CBS PhillyNew Jersey Cracks Down On Using Cell Phones While DrivingCBS Philly(NEWARK, NJ) — New Jersey starts a statewide crackdown on distracted driving Friday. Consider this story your warning. Armed with $2 million in federal grant money, state and local police will put in an extra effort over the next three weeks to target ...and more »