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Dangers Of Using Phone While Driving

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Dangers Of Driving And Talking On The Cellphone

What are the dangers of talking on a cellphone while driving? There is a growing body of evidence, including methodologically sound studies of crash risk, that proves cellphone use by drivers substantially increases the risk of a crash.

Drivers Have To Take Their Eyes Off The Road While Dialling

Motorists who use cell phones while driving are four times as likely to get into crashes serious enough to injure themselves, according to a study conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

The Dangers Of Using A Phone While Driving

While just about everyone has a cell phone these days, it doesn't mean it's safe to use one while driving...

How Have Cellphones Influenced Driver Safety

Some studies have shown that drivers themselves believe that cell phones are a bigger distraction than any other behavior in which they engage while driving.

You Are At Risk

Automobiles and cell phones don’t mix. A University of Utah study implies driving while talking on a cell phone reduces a driver’s response time to the same levels observed in drunk drivers and “old folks.”

Cell Phone Use Raises Risks While Driving

New York Times suggest the risks associated with calling or texting while driving are significantly higher than many people might have realized. Drivers making a phone call were four times as likely to cause an accident as other drivers; hands-fre...

Drivers On Cellphones Kill Thousands

A new study confirms that the reaction time of cell phone users slows dramatically, increasing the risk of accidents and tying up traffic in general, and when young adults use cell phones while driving, they're as bad as sleepy septuagenarians.

Talking And Driving

According to DistractedDriving.gov, more than 3,000 people were killed in accidents involving a distracted driver in 2010; another 416,000 were injured...

Drivers Ignore The Dangers Of Using Cell Phone While Driving

A survey released today by the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration found that while most drivers understood the dangers of using electronic devices while behind the wheel, a large percentage used them...

Using Cell Phones While Driving Is As Bad As Drunk Driving

Motorists talking on cell phones drive as badly as if they were drunk. Find out why you should put the cell phone away and focus on the road when driving...

Talking On The Phone While Driving Is Very Distracting

Perhaps you’ve heard the claim that talking on the phone while driving is as risky as driving drunk. Indeed, a driving simulator study found “profound” impairments in both cell phone chatters and in people with a blood alcohol level of 0.08...

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