One Video Perfectly Sums Up How Dumb Texting and Driving Is

In 2012, a video of Belgian student drivers screaming in frustration over the difficulty of controlling a vehicle while messaging short phrases via cellphone proved that texting while driving was an awful idea.

From 2013 ro 2016, traffic accidents have remained the top cause of death for teens in America, according to the National Center for Health Statistics at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

In 2014, over a quarter of all car crashes were caused by texting or the use of a cellular device, amounting to more than $790 billion in unintentional injuries.

While most are aware of the dangers of texting and driving, people are still risking their lives and the lives of others everyday as 1.2 million people fall victim to traffic accidents while texting each year.

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