Distracted Driving Education

Distracted driving is any activity that could divert a person's attention away from the primary task of driving. All distractions endanger the driver, passenger and bystander safety.

Distracted Driving is Not Just Texting


Types of Distractions

  • Texting
  • Grooming
  • Eating and drinking
  • Talking to passengers
  • Using a cell phone or smart phone
  • Reading, including maps
  • Using a navigational system
  • Watching a video
  • Adjusting the radio, CD, or MP3 player

Distracted Driving by the Numbers


Fast Facts Statistics*

*Statistics are provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and are updated as information is provided to us. www.nhtsa.gov
    2015 2014 2013 2012
# of People Killed by
Distracted Drivers
3,477 3,179 3,154 3,328
# of People Injured by
Distracted Driers
391,000 431,000 424,000 421,000

The Faces of Distracted Driving

Watch the personal stories from families effected by a distracted driver (CLICK HERE). These messages can be shared and talked about with your family and friends.