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Severely Injured Woman Speaks Out Against Distracted Driving

Each year more than 3,000 people in the United States are killed in crashes involving a distracted driver. Amanda Kloehr was nearly one of them.

03/12/2013

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Alarming Video Depicts Dangers of Distracted Driving

Distracted driving is a growing national problem, and hospital and government leaders in Maryland are turning to shock video to help spread the message.

09/07/2012

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Designated Texting Takes Center Stage Of Distracted Driving Debate

The designated driver campaign has been pushed to the back burner temporarily by ad agencies in an attempt to bring more attention to distracted driving.

08/29/2012

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Carmakers: Crackdown On Dashboard Devices Will Lead To Increased Distracted Driving

Drivers will switch from using distracting devices built into car dashboards to using even more distracting handheld devices unless the government addresses both issues at the same time, automakers warned Monday.

03/12/2012

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Government Hopes To Curb Dashboard Technology In Cars

Auto dashboards are becoming an arcade of text messages, GPS images, phone calls and web surfing, the government says, and it’s asking carmakers to curb those distractions when vehicles are moving.

02/16/2012

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