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Those teens also more prone to drunk driving, results show. Close to half of U.S high school students text while driving, a habit that dramatically increases their risk of getting into a potentially fatal car crash continue reading »
Small study found distracted driving performance similar to being legally drunk. Hands-free phone conversations or texting while driving are as dangerous as getting behind the wheel after having too much to drink, a small new study finds. continue reading »
The following is an Op-Ed piece by Carlos F. Orta, President & CEO of the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility - National No Texting While Driving Pledge Day was celebrated on September 19, 2012. More recently, October 14-20th marks continue reading »
AT&T’s Commitment to Reduce the Number of Distracted Drivers on the Road . The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) announced its support for AT&T’s “It Can Wait” campaign that will focus on educating and increasing awareness of the dangers of texting while driving. continue reading »
Findings from a new survey commissioned by AT&T as part of the "It Can Wait"campaign indicate Hispanic teens are highly vulnerable when it comes to texting while driving. A shocking 54 percent of Hispanic teens admit to texting while driving, compared to 41 percent of Caucasian and 42 percent of African-American teenagers. continue reading »
Students seem to have 'misplaced confidence' in their ability to multitask, researcher says. Distracted driving due to texting and use of other electronic devices is common among college students in California, according to a new study. continue reading »
Guilt might be a common side effect of texting while you're in class, but that doesn't stop students from doing it, researchers have found. continue reading »