We all know about the dangers of texting and driving, but I found some interesting and scary statistics to back up and discussions you have with your kids about texting and driving.
77% of Teens say that they are confident in their ability to text while driving safely
55% of young adults think that it is easy for them to text while driving
In 13% of accidents involving 18-20 year olds, the driver has admitted to texting
Texting while driving increases the risk of accident by 23%
20% of drivers claim to surf the web while driving
Most importantly, 11 teens die everyday as a result of texting and driving