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Tuesday, July 18, 2017Did You Know? According to research done by the University of Utah, using a handheld or hands free mobile device slows a driver’s reactions as much as someone with a blood alcohol content of .08, the legal limit in all U.S. states. Using mobile devices to call, text or email is a leading cause of distracted driving. READ MORE >>
Monday, June 2, 2014If you have been reading this blog for the past couple of months, you know that texting and driving is now an epidemic. The good news is that parents can download apps for themselves and their children to prevent this. According to the technology web site Mashable, these five apps below are some of the best to help your family deal with texting and driving: READ MORE >>
Monday, May 5, 2014We know you’re busy. There’s a lot going on these days. But is multitasking, skipping a step or taking your eyes off the road worth risking a life? In recent years, traffic fatalities have accounted for more than 30,000 deaths per year in the U.S. Make sure you take the time to run through these ten steps before READ MORE >>
Tuesday, April 1, 2014April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Parents need to discuss this serious issue with their teenage sons and daughters, but may not know how. The U.S. website distraction.gov suggests how moms and dads can help teens avoid distracted driving: READ MORE >>