Distracted Driving

Alexis T

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Distracted driving is the act of driving while engaging in other activities that divert the driver’s attention away from the road. Distractions are shown to compromise the safety of the driver, passengers, bystanders, and those in other vehicles. Some of the distractions are phones,food,and passengers. There are 3 types of distracted driving . Visual: taking your eyes off the road. Manual: taking your hands off the wheel. Cognitive: taking your mind off of driving. Some things you can do for distracted driving is use your cell phone for emergency situations only. Also avoid eating while driving. You should limit the number of passengers, as well as the level of activity inside the car.The most distracted driving thing is cell phones . For cell phones you can put your phone out of reach.Use an app to block incoming texts or calls. If you are going to use your phone for navigational purposes, make sure that it is mounted to the dashboard. Police should make a higher law for distracted driving. These are some tips people should use for distracted driving.