Tips to prevent driving intexticated

 

Put it away

Place your mobile device out of sight to prevent temptation.

Know where you’re going

If using a navigation system, program your destination before driving.

Pull over

If you have to call or text while driving, pull off the road safely and stop first.

Ask passengers for help

If riding with someone, seek their help to navigate, make a call or send a message.

Be a good passenger

Speak out if the driver of your vehicle is distracted.

Don’t be a distraction

Avoid calling or texting others when you know they are driving.

Everyone should prevent being intexticated

Just as drivers need to pay attention, so do pedestrians and bicyclists. Never call, text or play games while walking or cycling.