Texting While Driving Can Cause Car Accidents So Why Do We Do It?

In a just released consumer survey conducted by AT&T, nearly half of allTexting_when_driving_is_extremely_dangerous_so_why_do_we_continue_to_do_it? commuters admit to texting while driving even though 98 percent know it’s dangerous.

Did you know that reading or writing a text while driving is a leading cause of car accidents in Connecticut and that doing either of those things can impair reaction times more profoundly than alcohol?

According to test conducted by the magazine Car and Driver, baseline reaction times at 35 mph worsened while reading or typing a text. At 70 mph, they were also worse.

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