What are the dangers of distracted driving and how to avoid them?

Posted
October 2, 2018
Article Source
Settlement.Org

Information from Settlement.org: It's very easy to get distracted while you are driving. Having your eyes on the road and paying attention to all the things happening around you takes a lot of focus and energy. There are many distractions that you can easily avoid to keep you safe on the road.

In Ontario, there is a Distracted Driving Law that you must obey in order to avoid accidents, fines and even license suspensions. Some of the common distractions while driving include:

  • Eating or drinking 
  • Talking with other passengers in the car
  • Putting on makeup or grooming while looking in the rear view mirror
  • Trying to make a call on your cellphone
  • Entering information into your GPS system

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