Carly. Age: 22.
Distracted driving is dangerous. Distraction from cell phone use while driving hand held or hands free delays a driver's reactions as much as having a blood alcohol concentration at the legal limit of. University of Utah.
Cecilia. Age: 27.
Texting and Driving Crashes Facts and Statistics
Tech Tips. No more waiting for your parents or bumming rides from friends! Unfortunately, the safety stats on teen driving is not great. Traffic accidents are the leading cause of death for 16 to year-olds.
Cordelia. Age: 27.
When your teenager gets behind the wheel, you can't always go along with them. That means that you can't perfectly prevent distracted driving behavior—and unfortunately, teenagers are guilty of distracted behavior behind the wheel all too often. Up to a quarter of teenagers admit to receiving and responding to text messages every time they're behind the wheel.