Texting or talking on a cell phone while driving has been shown to impair driving ability, increase the risk of a crash and threaten highway safety in general. Researchers, safety advocates and legislators are working to raise public awareness of this dangerous habit.
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The National Transportation Safety Board issued recommendations to tackle the problem of impaired driving. One of the most important recommendations, to lower the legal blood-alcohol limit to .05 percent, has received support from the American...
Distracted driving currently is one of the major causes of accidents. What’s even more alarming is that while almost all other categories of accidents are decreasing, distracted-driving accident rates still are on the rise.
Roadway workers put their lives on the line every time they set foot in a work zone, which is why transportation agencies across the nation have designated this week as National Work Zone Awareness Week.