Cell Phone Safety Tips

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates that driver inattention causes 20% to 30% of accidents - about 1.6 million of the 6.3 million crashes last year - or around 4,300 a day.

Cell Phone Tips

  • Do not text while operating your vehicle
  • Don't use your phone while driving unless absolutely necessary
  • Become familiar with your phone and its features
  • Use hands-free devices
  • Position your phone within easy reach
  • Suspend conversation during hazardous conditions
  • Pay attention to the road
  • Dial sensibly and assess the traffic
  • Do not engage in distracting conversations
  • Use your phone to call for help
  • Use your phone to help others