Car safety is about more than just buckling your seatbelt. Driving while you’re distracted is reckless and can ultimately put your life at risk. Each year, about 400,000 people are injured in crashes that have involved a driver who was distracted. Over 78% of all distracted drivers are distracted because of texting while driving. Today 9 people in the U.S. will die as a result of being distracted while driving. Prevent an accident. Pay attention to the road.Being distracted while driving is the #1 leading cause of death of teenagers in America. No distraction is worth losing your life.