Driving Distracted? Snap Out of It.
Cell phones aren’t the only distraction on the road. Besides texting and driving, distractions include the eating or drinking and reaching for objects. Make a promise to yourself and other drivers to #FocusOnTheRoad
Driven to distraction: Motorists spend a FIFTH of their time not looking at the road
Researchers used eye tracking technology to study exactly where drivers were looking - and found they took their eyes off the road every nine seconds.
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This is a great infographic on hydroplaning, a very scary occurrence in heavy rain. #DoriSavesLives
The dangers of texting and driving [infographic] - Alltop Viral
It takes only seconds to send a text. That might not seem like a long time, but when your eyes are off the road and focused on your phone, the consequences can be deadly. Via Car Insurance. (H/T Muhammad Saleem) Drive your car safely.
Safe Driving Saves
At Root, giving up distracted driving can actually save you money—up to an additional 10% off, increasing the huge savings we already give to great drivers. But we get it. It’s not easy in this digital age to stay away from technology. The stats for distracted driving aren't pretty though, and we could all do better. Already a fantastic, undistractable driver? Awesome. Download the Root app and get a rate based primarily on your great driving habits.