Category Archives: Distracted Driving

#RuralRoadSafety – Distracted Drivers

Driving requires full attention and focus. Distracted driving has become a major issue nationwide and increases your risk when driving in rural areas. Using a cell phone and texting have become one of the leading causes of driver distraction. This puts drivers and their passengers at … Continue reading

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Looking for free road safety activities?

We have plenty to share! See the links below for puzzles, coloring pages, and activities all related to rural road safety. Crossword Puzzle Window Boxes Bingo Dominos Word Find Coloring Page Rural Road Solution

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Take the pledge to drive cell free

Take the pledge to drive cell free here! Hands-free is not risk-free. According to the National Safety Council, almost 25% of car crashes involve cell phone use. Driving requires eyes on the road, hands on the wheel, and a brain focused … Continue reading

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Distracted drivers

Close your eyes and count for 5 seconds. Now, imagine driving 55 MPH with your eyes closed that long. Scary, right? It gets worse. Using a cell phone while driving, whether it’s hand-held or hands-free, delays a driver’s reactions as … Continue reading

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