Distracted Driving - Don’t Let It Happen To You
Distracted Driving is Dangerous Driving
If you’re driving your vehicle, you are already multitasking. At a minimum you are: operating a piece of heavy machinery at high speed; navigating across changing terrain; calculating speeds and distances; and responding to all the other drivers and obstacles around you. Putting one more activity in the mix -- even talking to your passengers or changing a radio station -- can be enough to make you lose control of your vehicle or fail to respond in an emergency.
Stay Focused - Keep Your Mind on the Road
Almost everyone has made driving mistakes that can be blamed on being distracted. Missing a turn, running off the road, reacting too slowly to a driver stopped in front of you…all are usually caused when the driver’s attention is somewhere other than on the road.
Tips for Managing Distractions
Just a few tips to assist you in managing the many distractions while driving.