College Students Text While Driving

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According to a recent study in Accident Analysis and Prevention, 91% of college students have texted while driving and most of those students have texted while driving passengers. More alarming is the fact that most students admit to drifting into other lanes while texting and driving and accelerating more than 10 miles over the speed limit. The article “College students’ prevalence and perceptions of text messaging while driving” analyzes the results and methods of self-reporting conducted in the study. You can find the article in volume 43, issue 4 of the journal