Police In Macomb County Increase Distracted Driving PatrolsDrivers caught texting while driving can face fines of $100 for a first offense.
AAA: Michigan Drivers Rank Texting As Top Distracted Driving DangerIt's a growing problem that has people taking notice, especially when they're in the drivers' seat: Texting.
Study: Texting While Driving Raises Crash Risk, But Talking On Phone Doesn'tFor the new study, researchers installed cameras, GPS, lane trackers and other sensors in the cars of newly licensed drivers and adults with an average of 20 years behind the wheel.
AAA: Public Less Worried About Dangerous DrivingAmericans are much less worried about drunken, drowsy and aggressive driving than they were four years ago, even though traffic deaths have begun to edge back up.
Dearborn Heights Police Stepping Up Patrols After String Of AccidentsThey're watching out for people speeding, running red lights, texting, and just not paying attention to the road.
Survey: 90% Of Parents Multitask While DrivingA University of Michigan survey finds that parents seem to be focused on anything but driving when their kids are in the car.
Study: Parents Influence Teens When It Comes To Distracted DrivingResearchers say if teens see their parents distracted behind the wheel, they're modeling risky behavior.
Know How Much You're Texting While Driving? UM Study Says NoTexting while driving is a serious threat to public safety, but a new University of Michigan study suggests that we might not be aware of our actions.
Teens Learn Dangers Of Texting While DrivingTeens will be taught first-hand the dangers of distractions behind the wheel at a special event today at Comerica Park.
Survey Shows Half Of Michiganders Talk On Cell While DrivingA new study shows that many drivers believe it's important for other drivers to hang up their cell phones behind the wheel.
Distracted Driving The Focus Of NHTSA Public HearingCar companies say consumers will find other ways to use technologies if they can't use built-in devices.
Contest Invites Students To Speak Up Against Distracted DrivingHigh school students in Detroit have opportunity to win a $25K college scholarship by creating a life-saving message for their peers.
Event Highlights The Danger For Teens Texting On The RoadTeens are actually REQUIRED to text and drive at this event.
Thumb Bands And A Video Contest To Stop Texting While Driving
Texting Driver Who Caused Death Gets 30 Days In JailA Lapeer man who police say caused a fatal crash while texting and driving has been sentenced to one month in jail and 12 months of probation.