Distracted Driving Research Paper

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According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, over 3,331 people were killed and over 387,000 injured in motor vehicle accidents connected to distracted driving (“Learn the Facts About Distracted Driving - EndDD”). Distracted driving is dangerous and needs to continue to be promoted and used for many more years. Many People think that distracted driving is only texting and driving, it is not. There are three types of distracted driving that drivers may do without noticing. The three types of distracted driving are manual distraction, visual distractions, and cognitive distractions. Manual Distractions are those when the driver of a vehicle physically moves his or her hand(s) away from the steering wheel while driving.

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