Talking on the phone, playing games like Pokemon Go, replying to a text, adjusting the radio… even eating a sandwich! These everyday activities are innocent enough on their own, but when you do them while you’re behind the wheel of a car they become extremely dangerous distracted driving behaviors.
We’ve all heard the warnings about distracted driving before, but the numbers say we aren’t listening. According to the CDC, each day in the US more than 8 people are killed and 1,161 injured in crashes that are reported to involve a distracted driver.
Multitasking in the car is a big (and dangerous) problem—just look at some of the alarming statistics in the infographic below! How many of these distracted driving behaviors apply to you?
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