THIS COURSE IS GEARED TOWARDS
BY THE END OF THE COURSE, YOU SHOULD BE PROFICIENT IN
Understand the dangers of distracted driving.
To challenge and to dispel false perceptions that drivers may have about consequences of distracted driving.
Hand-held use creates a crash risk 23x worse than driving when not distracted.
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN DISTRACTED?
The average text read or typing is 4.6 seconds. Just three seconds of texting while driving at 65 mph is equal to driving 100 yards, the length of a football field.
Teens who text while driving spend approxiametely 10% of their driving time outside of the lane.
Not to mention...
In 2012, nearly 1 in 4 drivers in their 20s were involved in fatal crashes in America due to distracted driving.
Distracted driving decreases your chances of surviving!