Distracted Driving - Electronic Devices


Are You Focused on the Road? Distracted driving from electronics refers to the use of electronic devices while operating a vehicle, such as texting, browsing the internet, or adjusting music playlists. It is a dangerous behavior that can lead to incidents, injuries, and even fatalities. The National Safety Council reports that 96% of people think texting while driving is dangerous, yet 44% still do. It is important to prioritize safety while driving and avoid any distractions that may cause harm to yourself or others on the road.

Safety Recommendations

When drivers are attentive and alert, they are better able to anticipate and respond to potential hazards. To avoid distractions from electronics, use these recommendations.

  • Only engage in secondary tasks such as listening to audio entertainment or talking to passengers.
  • If you are traveling with another passenger, ask them to handle your phone and other distractions while you focus on driving...