Even hands-free phones are dangerous while driving, new research reveals by daily mail reporter updated: 16:38 edt, 15 december 2011. Due to research that indicates that cell phone use while driving is dangerous, and may even approach the equivalent danger of driving while drunk, according to some studies, your company prohibits employee use of personal cellular phones, either hands on or hands free, or similar devices, for business purposes related in any way to our. Cell phones and driving don't mix very well, but millions of people continue to talk and drive is it really possible to do this safely let's explore this. You've heard the warnings about texting and driving, but a new federal report shows walking while using your cell phone can be just as deadly. Learn about the effects, signs, and symptoms of cell phone addiction as well as what treatment is available.
Driven to distraction: cell phones in the car to using a cell phone while driving over whether dwy — or driving while yakking — is truly dangerous. The prohibition of using cell phones while driving is based on the imminent threats to people lives according to the insurance institute of highway safety, motorists are four times likely to get injured while driving and using. And according to nhtsa, driving while texting is six times more dangerous than drunk driving an in-state study also revealed that in texas, “texting.
Using a driving simulator under four different conditions: with no distractions, using a handheld cell phone, talking on a hands-free cell phone, and while intoxicated to the 008 percent blood-alcohol level, 40 participants followed a simulated pace car that braked intermittently. Many people are aware that using a cell phone while driving is dangerous, yet for one reason or another continue to do it anyway nsc's video above is a poignant reminder of how quickly accidents can happen when your mind is occupied by a phone conversation.
Cell phones, texting, and driving: state laws is the most dangerous seven states have enacted laws banning the use of handheld cell phones while driving. Texting while driving causes a 400% increase in time spent with eyes off the road of all cell phone related tasks, texting is by far the most dangerous activity 94% of drivers support a ban on texting while driving 74% of drivers support a. The national safety council today called on state and federal lawmakers to ban the use of cell phones and text-messaging devices while driving and also urged businesses to prohibit it the nonprofit, nongovernmental group cites studies showing that the practice is as dangerous as driving drunk.
Distracted driving is any activity that could divert a cell phone use is among the most dangerous because the behavior drivers using cell phones. Are cell phones really so dangerous posted feb 2, 2005 at 10:15 am et several readers wrote to livescience questioning whether cell phones were really so. Adults and cell phone 17 who said they had talked on their phones while driving in the driver used a cell phone in a dangerous way beyond driving.
The california distance learning project provides teacher resources and the road can dangerous lead to laws about driving and using cell phones. Distracted driving is a dangerous and all-too-common habit cell phones, eating and even pets can prevent drivers from giving their full attention to the road. Is driving with a cell phone more dangerous than driving drunk find out, and learn the true dangers of texting and talking while driving.