Distracted driving a necessary evil?
According to a recent survey, we found that drivers are interested in having internet access in their vehicles, and even though they want it restricted, half also admit to texting or using their phone illegally while driving. Which raises the point, when is too much, too much?Distracted driving is a vague term, and it's an issue that's been around since the first piston in a motor coach started pumping. With the advent of increasingly sophisticated mobile devices, distracted driving is more of a concern now than ever. Our survey supports this statement, and raises a major safety concern.
Most alarming was the fact that people admit to illegal distracted driving activities, while reporting that they've also been in an accident or have been close to being in an accident involving distracted driving. Is being connected worth risking your life? Learn a bit more about the issue in my distracted driving article, and light up the comments with your thoughts on this matter.