Unfortunately some people are addicted to them and they don’t know when to stop using them. They use them while walking, running, and even while driving. Cell phones are a major distraction to drivers. Using them while driving is dangerous and can result in deadly consequences. Over the years trends in distracted driving fatalities have risen and they will keep rising if we don’t put a stop to it. Here are some tips that can help prevent distracted driving.
1. Turn your phone off or silence it and get it out of sight.
2. Use Apps that block texting and encourage people to not use their phones while driving.
Live2Txt blocks incoming texts and calls while driving. It also alerts the sender that you are unable to respond at the moment. Safe drive is an app that rewards you for not texting while driving with points that you can use for discounts at participating stores.
3. Raise awareness of distracted driving. As technology improves and people become more dependent on it, we will most likely be seeing more and more of these cases. By raising awareness of this dangerous act, we might be able to prevent people from committing it and save