'It Can Wait'

In 2012 alone, 3,328 people were killed in distracted driving crashes. Drivers under age 20 have the largest proportion of drivers who were distracted when involved in a fatal crash. Jim Penna of AT & T led the instruction.

In 2012 alone, 3,328 people were killed in distracted driving crashes. Drivers under age 20 have the largest proportion of drivers who were distracted when involved in a fatal crash. Jim Penna of AT & T led the instruction.



The texting-and-driving simulator opened many eyes about the dangers of distracted driving.At any given daylight moment across America, roughly 660,000 drivers are using cell phones or manipulating electronic devices while driving.

The texting-and-driving simulator opened many eyes about the dangers of distracted driving.At any given daylight moment across America, roughly 660,000 drivers are using cell phones or manipulating electronic devices while driving.



Frank Pryor, a teacher at Beth-Center, and I found the distracted driving event to be illuminating, especially considering that 10 percent of all drivers under the age of 20 involved in fatal crashes were reported as distracted at the time of the crash.

Frank Pryor, a teacher at Beth-Center, and I found the distracted driving event to be illuminating, especially considering that 10 percent of all drivers under the age of 20 involved in fatal crashes were reported as distracted at the time of the crash.