New survey shows too many still driving distracted

Sep 7, 2015 2:51 PM by News Staff

More than 35 million Americans are now home or headed back home from their Labor Day holiday.

According to AAA, 86 percent of Americans traveled by car, but according to a new survey by AT&T about distractive driving, you might consider yourself very lucky to make it back home safely.

According to the survey, 61 percent of drivers admitted to texting while behind the wheel, and 33 percent said they email while driving.

An additional 28 percent of people admitted to surfing the net while driving and 17 percent of drivers surveyed say they take photos, including selfies, while driving.

Learn more about the study here.


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