DISTRACTED DRIVING RESEARCH

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The Do Not Disturb While Driving contest you’ve been waiting for is here

We’re launching a contest to find the best Do Not Disturb While Driving messages. Starting today, you can comment on…

August 5, 2019

Is awareness the secret to reducing distracted driving?

We’re asked all the time: What’s the silver bullet to reducing distracted driving? This is an interesting question because it…

April 30, 2019

How cities in Texas fight distracted driving

We’ve seen a dramatic reduction in distracted driving from states that have enacted hands-free legislation. In Oregon, distracted driving fell…

April 9, 2019

Distracted driving is down in Georgia after hands-free law

Distracted driving in Georgia has traditionally been pretty bad. As of April last year, Georgia was one of the most…

April 3, 2019

The most distracted cities in America (and the least, too)

The amount of distracted driving you face on the road depends on many factors. It depends when you drive –…

March 26, 2019

We’re launching a distracted driving research study with Penn Medicine and Progressive

We’re excited to announce a research project with Penn Medicine and Progressive to study strategies that reduce distracted driving. The…

November 6, 2018

Everything you need to talk distracted driving with your teen driver

Giving the car keys to your teen for the first time is stressful for any parent. It can feel like…

October 9, 2018

What teens think about distracted driving

We all talk about the problem of teen distracted driving. Insurers have special programs that promote safe driving for teens….

October 3, 2018

These are the auto insurance programs that focus on teen safety

There are a lot of things parents with teens worry about these days. But, among TrueMotion Family parents at least,…

September 13, 2018

[INFOGRAPHIC] Teen drivers are more distracted than their parents

If someone asked you who you think is more distracted – a teen or their parent – you’d likely say the teen….

September 11, 2018

Your intuition was right. Your teen does text and drive more than you.

TrueMotion Family parents’ number one concern for their kids is texting and driving. 78% of parents who use TrueMotion Family…

September 6, 2018

TrueMotion Family parents talk distracted driving with their teen drivers

We recently asked TrueMotion Family parents what their top concerns are for their teens. Their number one concern – by…

August 29, 2018

Parents’ top concerns for their teen drivers

It’s that time of year – back to school. And teens are ready to hit the road. Some are heading…

August 23, 2018

We can save lives in Massachusetts today

When I was in high school, a truck crashed into my car, ripping it in half. My head smashed through…

July 26, 2018

There’s 1 distracted driving incident per minute in front of MA’s State House

There’s one distracted driving incident per minute in front of Massachusetts’ State House. Every day last week, from 8:30 to…

July 23, 2018

Let’s pass the hands-free bill in MA

We have until July 31 to pass a handheld ban in Massachusetts and make a real impact on distracted driving….

July 11, 2018

Distracted driving on 4th of July was higher in 2018

Two weeks ago we reported that distracted driving is up 10% in summer 2018. Memorial Day 2018 was up 3%. And…

July 9, 2018

Distracted driving laws, fines, reporting, and performance by state

Distracted driving affects everyone on the road, but states fight distracted driving differently. It’s hard to get a complete view…

July 3, 2018

Distraction is up in summer 2018

July 4th is next week. It’s a unique holiday from a driving perspective – millions of people will hit the…

June 26, 2018

The Top 10 Most Viral Distracted Driving Videos Ever

Historically, organizations have tried tackling public issues through pricey awareness campaigns that only used traditional media like TV, radio, print,…

June 19, 2018

4 characteristics that signal bad driving habits

Influencing driver behavior is a key ingredient to improving road safety. Technology is the best way to collect detailed information…

June 8, 2018