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  • Powerful message about texting while driving

    Did you know that when you send or receive a text you take your eyes off the road for 5 seconds? At 55 mph, that's like driving the length of an entire football field, blindfolded.

Did you know that when you send or receive a text you take your eyes off the road for 5 seconds? At 55 mph, that's like driving the length of an entire football field, blindfolded. NHTSA
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Bill forcing drivers’ hands off smartphones awaits Gov. Jerry Brown

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