Distracted driving can change your life and countless others
Thousands of people have been killed by distracted drivers; hundreds of thousands have been injured. You can help stop distracted driving. Change your driving habits and help others do the same by learning about the dangers of distracted driving and following these simple steps to End Distracted Driving.
Anne Dutton is a runner and a survivor. Even lucky to be alive after being struck by a distracted cab driver and told by doctors that she may never run again, Anne ran a 5K just 9 months after her accident. “If there is a miracle here it is that through the love and support of others we can accomplish so much.” [...]
The next generation of Audi and Telsa automobiles are about to become more like smartphones on wheels thanks to AT&T
AT&T has long been at the forefront of efforts to reduce distracted driving with its no texting initiatives. Undoubtedly, through it’s leadership, many crashes have been prevented and many lives saved. So it was with great surprise that I read a January 7, 2014 article in CNNMoney on a partnership just announced between AT&T and […]
New England Journal of Medicine Article “Distracted Driving and Risk of Road Crashes among Novice and Experienced Drivers”
Virginia Tech research team completed a study comparing novice and experienced drivers and risks associated with a number of secondary tasks performed while driving. The research team found that a increased risks of crashes or near crashes for novice drivers...
Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx and NHTSA Administrator David Strickland Convene National Distracted Driver Leadership Meeting
On December 9th a “distracted driving stakeholders' meeting” was convened by U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx and David Strickland, Administrator of The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Attendees included myself on behalf of EndDD.org., along with some two dozen different “stakeholders” including [...]