A group called “Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD)” joined with Liberty Mutual Insurance to conduct a survey of what high school student do whilst driving. Here are the percentages who admit to using apps on their phones when behind the wheel:
At night, you can see their faces as they hold their phones up as they use them. During the day, this sign is less obvious. Oh, use caution on the road. Better yet, dear teens, think of the safety of others and the promising lives you have ahead. Put those phones away when driving.
*Survey of 2,800 teens. Michael B. Smith and Janet Loehrke, “Older But Not Wiser,” USA Today. September 8, 2017.