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Prevent Distracted Driving: Pay Attention to the Road Posted on Apr 5

Prevent Distracted Driving: Pay Attention to the Road

This is a guest blog post from the Highway Safety Division (HSD) of the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security (EOPSS). Distracted driving — particularly texting and driving — is a serious issue in Massachusetts and across the country. It’s time to think about   …Continue Reading Prevent Distracted Driving: Pay Attention to the Road

Take a Stand against Distracted Driving Posted on Apr 15

Take a Stand against Distracted Driving

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) designates April as National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Across the country, this campaign works to keep America’s roads safe by reminding drivers to stay focused when behind the wheel. At any given moment in the United States, more   …Continue Reading Take a Stand against Distracted Driving

Teen Driving: “Don’t Text and Drive” Posted on Nov 14

Teen Driving: “Don’t Text and Drive”

Click here to read our updated 2014 teen texting and driving post. Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for U.S. teens, and texting while driving increases the risk of getting into a crash by 23 times compared to those who don’t text   …Continue Reading Teen Driving: “Don’t Text and Drive”