Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

December 09, 2011
PrintCommentRSS

Despite laws, more drivers texting behind the wheel

By Joan Lowy
Chicago Sun-Times

WASHINGTON — For all the criticism and new legal bans, texting by drivers just keeps increasing, especially among younger motorists.

A national survey, the first government study of its kind on distracted driving, found:
Nearly 2 out of every 10 drivers and half of drivers ages 21 to 24 say they are texting behind the wheel

Full story: Despite laws, more drivers texting behind the wheel






PoliceOne Offers

Sponsored by

P1 on Facebook

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Get the #1 Police eNewsletter

Police Newsletter Sign up for our FREE email roundup of the top news, tips columns, videos and more, sent 3 times weekly
See Sample