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May We Have Your Attention Please?

When driving home from work this week, I came face to face with a distracted driver.  The driver was looking down, eyes off the road, texting!

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A “Reverse” Lesson in Distracted Driving

“What’d you do?!” The famous line Tommy exclaims when Richard opens the car door and it falls to the ground.  If you’ve never seen the movie Tommy Boy, just moments before the line is delivered, Tommy accidentally reverses the car…

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Driving Home the Message on Distracted Driving

While driving to work this morning, I am sure you witnessed more than one distracted driver looking down at their smartphone, applying makeup, or wolfing down breakfast instead of keeping their eyes on the road. This dangerous activity has become…

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Defeating the Danger of Distracted Driving

Texting and driving is a deadly combination.  Not only is it dangerous, it’s illegal in 11 states for all drivers.  In fact, some states will be using distracted driving as a primary enforcement measure, which means an officer may cite a driver just…

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Distracted Driving: Adult Offenses Outnumber Teens

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month and it’s a great time to talk to your teenager about the dangers of distracted driving. Most anti-texting-while-driving campaigns focus their message on teenagers, and presumably should.  Teens have the least driving experience and it…

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Driven to Distraction

Distracted driving.   It’s a term we’ve heard a lot lately.  My job requires me to drive quite a bit and it seems like I see people driving while staring at their cell phones every time I’m on the road.  The…

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