Prevent Texting while Driving

By: Kitty Capelle
By: Kitty Capelle

Here are a few resources aimed at preventing texting while driving and keeping the roadways safe from distracted drivers.

DriveSafe.ly 

This is a smartphone app to help you stay hands-free while on the road.

Dangers of In-Car Electronics 

Here are a few quick facts about distracted driving and a few tips for parents about how to talk to their kids about avoiding distracted driving.

Stop the Texts. Stop the Wrecks. 

This is a campaign aimed at teenagers so they can understand the impact of distracted driving.

Stop Texting while Driving on Twitter

@textingNdriving 

Tweets: 2,853
Followers: 16,367
Sample Tweet: “Study: Texting and driving common among most teens http://ow.ly/2sgPfb”

 

@StoptheTexts 

Tweets: 541
Followers: 1,250
Sample Tweet: “Visit our tumblr page to view open letters to young adults about#textingwhiledriving & submit your own! http://bit.ly/PWs7Ln #stopthetexts”

 

@AAASafety 

Tweets: 3,352
Followers: 5,465
Sample Tweet: “It’s almost cold and flu season! Did you know some cold meds can affect your driving as much as alcohol? http://bit.ly/PrkAlF”

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