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Teens learn the dangers of distracted driving

On Sunday afternoon, personal speeches were given by two teenagers who suffered serious consequences because of distracted driving.

Sunday - 12/02/2012, 03:54pm EST

Tags: texting while driving, Teen Roadway Safety Advocates, National Organizations for Youth Safety Teen Distracted Driving Summit, Wil Craig, Amanda Kloehr


Holiday travel: Heads up, more drivers on their phones

The days surrounding Thanksgiving are some of the year's busiest on the roads, and a survey suggests more drivers will have their eyes on their phones while driving.

Sunday - 11/18/2012, 09:32am EST

Tags: Andrew Mollenbeck, Thanksgiving, Travel, State Farm

Virtual program shows teens dangers of distracted driving (VIDEO)

One Simple Decision is a virtual program that not only highlights the dangers of distracted and drunken driving, but it also paints a vivid picture of what happens after a crash.

Tuesday - 06/19/2012, 07:29am EDT

Tags: Adam Tuss, drunken driving, One Simple Decision

'Stop the Texts' day zeroes in on distracted driving

May 1 is national "Stop the Texts" day, an effort to get drivers to focus behind the wheel.

Tuesday - 05/01/2012, 02:17pm EDT

Tags: Adam Tuss, stop the texts day,

Driving with pets is still legal, but is it safe?

The image of a dog hanging its head out of a moving car is as American as apple pie. But some states are reconsidering animal safety and banning pets from riding unrestrained.

Wednesday - 04/11/2012, 10:08am EDT

Tags: pets, james malone, AAA

Conference focuses on getting drivers to focus

A mega-conference on distracted driving with one goal in mind: Get drivers to pay full attention behind the wheel.

Tuesday - 03/27/2012, 06:05am EDT

Tags: National Transportation Safety Board, Debbie Hersman

Tech solutions may not stop distracted driving

As federal leaders, safety advocates and automakers come together to address the issue of distracted driving, some potential technological solutions are being shown to have unintended consequences.

Thursday - 03/15/2012, 11:32am EDT

Tags: Adam Tuss, David Strickland, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, cellphone

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