Texting and Driving Statistics Alarm Texas Lawmakers

Texting and Driving

A recent survey, conducted and published by the Texas A&M Transportation Institute, confirmed one of the lawmakers’ worst fears regarding texting and driving statistics in the state. According to the poll (which analyzed the responses of 3,000 drivers in May 2013), a whopping 3 out of 4 speak on the phone while driving. Some 44 per cent of the respondents also admitted to texting and emailing while operating an automobile. The study includes … [Read more...]