Texting, talking while driving leads to 16,000 car accident deaths

by nph | September 30th, 2010

There’s a lot of talk about the dangers of texting and driving, and many states are passing laws concerning this issue. However, maybe there is good reason for the hype.

According to Daily Tech, a new study finds 16,000 deaths from 2001 to 2007 can be attributed to talking or texting while driving.

Therefore, many drivers are at risk for Ohio car accidents if they are texting and driving.

If you want to avoid an increased risk of having an Ohio car accident, avoid use of cell phones while behind the wheel.

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