Infographic: Distracted Driver Statistics
The RI personal injury lawyers at The Bottaro Law Firm are focused on educating young drivers on the dangers of distracted driving, including texting while driving. Teens are used to being connected to their cell phones 24/7, but need to realize the potential destruction they can cause while using cell phones behind the wheel. Our RI car accident lawyers urge all drivers to refrain from cell phone use while operating a motor vehicle. Please help keep our roadways safe.
- 23 is the average number of texts per month that teens who text and drive admit to sending
- 22% of teens say texting makes driving less boring
- 86% of teen drivers have driven while distracted even though 84% know it’s dangerous
- 34% of teens who drive while distracted simply say they’re used to multi-tasking