More workers are killed every year in motor vehicle crashes than any other cause. “It is well recognized that texting while driving increases the risk of a motor vehicle injury or fatality.”Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Facts About Distracted Driving
- 3,450 people were killed by distracted driving in 2016
- 391,000 people were injured by distracted driving in 2015
- 47 States + D.C. have laws banning text messaging for all drivers
- 42% of high school students who drove in the previous 30 days reported sending a text or email while driving.
James A. Rogers Excavating, Inc. asks all employees to drive safely and to never text & drive. Together we can build a safer workplace!