Archive For October 18th, 2011

CDC Study Finds Drunk Driving Incidents Declining

By | October 18, 2011

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a report last week indicating a dramatic decline in the number of drunk driving incidents, the lowest number since the CDC began its annual survey in 1993. The study estimated a 30% drop in drunken driving incidents in 2010, down to 112 million from 161 million […]

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Texting and Driving Even More Dangerous Than Originally Thought

By | October 18, 2011

According to a recent study conducted by the Transportation Institute at Texas A&M University, texting while driving doubles a driver’s reaction time, making the driver less able to respond to sudden roadway dangers. The controlled study involved 42 drivers between the ages of 16 and 54, driving on an 11-mile test track course with both […]

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