Causes And Effects Of Distracted Driving

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Distracted driving is one of the biggest epidemic in the world today. What causes the problem is almost everyone who drives having access to a phone or some type of device in their car. Cars today are starting to be fitted with touch screens, which when people use they don’t necessarily see it as a distraction. Answering a call, texting someone, or even changing a song are all forms of distracted driving. “At any given time throughout the day, approximately 660,000 drivers are attempting to use their phones while behind the wheel of an automobile.” (“Texting and Driving Accident Statistics”, n.d). With that number being so high it is really shocking there is not more accidents happening. With the amount of people on the phone the statistics
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