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General Cell Phone StatisticsNote: These are the most recent statistics available
Some statistics taken from:
"Driver Electronic Device Use in 2010." Traffic Safety Facts: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. December 2011.
"State lawmakers try to curb driver distractions." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. October 2007.
"Teen texting is OTT, even at wheel." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. July 2007.
"Driving, Texting Just Don't Mix Well." The Pittsburgh Channel. May 2007.
"Bill would require motorists to unhand their phones." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. June 2006.
"PennDOT Teen Driver Safety Week News Release." Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. October 22, 2008.
"Cellphones and Driving." Insurance Information Institute. October 2008.
"AMA acts against trans fats, texting while driving." Washington Post. November 10, 2008.
"Teen Texting is OTT, Even at Wheel." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. July 17, 2007.
"Distractions Challenge Teen Drivers." USA Today. January 26, 2007.
"Distracted Driving 2009." National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. September 2010.
"Driver Electronic Use in 2009." National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. September 2010.
"Distracted Driving and Driver, Roadway, and Environmental Factors." National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. September 2010.
"Most U.S. Drivers Engage in 'Distracted' Driving Behaviors." USAToday.com. December 1, 2011.
"2012 Distracted Driving Attitudes and Behaviors Survey." NHTSA.
"2011 National Occupant Protection Use Survey on Driver Electronics Use." NHTSA.
"2011 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report." Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
"2011 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System." Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
"Distracted Driving 2011." National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
"Distracted Driving – What Research Shows and What States Can Do." Governors Highway Safety Association. 2011.
National Safety Council.
"New Pennsylvania law not yet putting a dent in texting while driving." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. April 11, 2013.
“What is Distracted Driving? Key Facts and Statistics” NHTSA National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Schroeder, P., Meyers, M., & Kostuniuk, L. (2013, April). National survey on distracted driving attitudes and behaviors – 2012. (Report No. DOT HS 811 729). Washington, DC: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
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