Authorities tackling ‘epidemic’ of texting while driving

April 19, 2012 at 3:56 am in DL-Online

Although 95 percent of people realize the danger of text messaging from behind the wheel, 35 percent admitted to sending or reading a message while on the road in the last month, according to a 2011 AAA survey. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety is holding a distracted driving campaign this week aimed at increasing education on the issue. Continue Reading