A study showed that listening to the radio provides little risk while using voice-activated commands can provide a high risk while behind the wheel.
This weekend, state and local police will increases patrols and sobriety checkpoints to help prevent fatal car crashes.
The other winners were “Make yah Ma proud, wear yah seatbelt,” to encourage belt use and “Put down the phone! Your LOLs and OMGs can wait,” to fight distracted driving.
Drivers are invited to join MassDOT’s #DOTSPEAK contest to submit the best messages to combat road rage, distracted driving and encourage seatbelt use.
Several New Hampshire legislative proposals to cut down on distracted driving — from bans on electronic devices to outlawing applying makeup or reading a newspaper while behind the wheel — received universal support during a nearly two-hour committee hearing Tuesday.
Take off your headphones off while you’re driving, that’s the message on new electronic billboards now along state roadways.
A 56-year-old man was on the side of Route 16 when a teen driver slammed into him according to police.
Four parents agreed to have cameras mounted in their cars to see just how much of their driving time is distracted by their kids.
There is a new class being offered at Newton South High School, conducted in what looks like a yellow Winnebago with the words ‘Distractology 101′ on the side.
Statistically, the Thanksgiving weekend marks the beginning of the deadliest time of year for fatal crashes on the region’s roadways.