Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Graphs: Distracted Driving Among Teens


Image Source: http://www.pewinternet.org/~/media//Images/Feature%20Images/Texting%20-%20Hompage.jpg

This is part of an ongoing series to share graphs I stumble upon and need for presentations.
One in four (26%) of American teens of driving age say they have texted while driving, and half (48%) of all teens ages 12 to 17 say they’ve been a passenger while a driver has texted behind the wheel. (Read more)
While distracted driving is a problem for "grown-ups," it's also one for teens. I can't imagine what compulsions to text while driving will teens who are growing up texting will feel when it's their turn to sit behind the wheel. Thank goodness for these graphs to highlight the information!












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