Michigan State Police are investigating a deadly accident on I-75 Monday morning.
“I Used To Think I Was Pretty Good At Texting And Driving,” Said Student Using Driving Simulator, Striking Pedestrian
It was a sobering lesson Wednesday for students on the campus of WSU as Allstate brought a driving simulator to teach kids the dangers of texting and driving.
Kate Carr, president and CEO of Safe Kids Worldwide said it’s simple: tell your kids to put down the phone while walking, use the cross walks and don’t walk while it is dark.
With 6 billion text messages exchanged daily in the United States, texting is becoming a more frequent part of police crisis negotiations.
Just in time for back to school season, the non–profit group Safe Kids Worldwide is reminding teens not to text or wear headphones while they’re crossing the street.
One might think that texting can strengthen the thumbs but according to medical studies it can cause injuries.
You see it all the time: people walking and talking or texting on their phones. Now new research shows just how dangerous that can be.
Using voice commands to send text messages and emails from behind the wheel, which is marketed as a safer alternative for drivers, actually is more distracting and dangerous than simply talking on a cellphone, a new AAA study found.
Four students at a Michigan middle school have been suspended for at least one week after officials learned they were texting semi-nude photos to each other.
Authorities say they’re looking into whether a Michigan man who died after a crash on I-75 was distracted by his phone.