75% of teens say texting while driving is common among their friends.
100,000 crashes a year involve drivers who are texting.
It's always a great time to remind students (and ourselves!) to drive safely, and avoid distractions like texting while behind the wheel. Auto rates are going up as a direct result of this growing problem.
Check out this Texting and Driving Simulatorto see just how distracting your phone can be.
Watch this powerful documentary about the profound effects a single text can have on the lives around us when we choose to text and drive.