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.
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.