Summit seeks to curb distracted driving

Summit seeks to curb distracted driving

There are 4 comments on the Connecticut Post story from Feb 2, 2014, titled Summit seeks to curb distracted driving. In it, Connecticut Post reports that:

The deadly epidemic of distracted driving has defied dire parental warnings, heart-rending public service announcements, federally funded projects and targeted state and local law enforcement.

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BPT

Bridgeport, CT

#1 Feb 3, 2014
the answer is fairly simple..........suspend peoples license's. fining, tickets don't seem to work. we can see people still texting and speaking on hand held phones every day. take their privilege to drive away for say' 15 days for the first offense and more for later offenses and they will stop.

simple.

politicos won't do that though, because THEY are on the phone also while driving.
Sterkfontein Swartkrans

Furlong, PA

#2 Feb 3, 2014
I was injured a year ago because some jerk thought it was more important to text than to watch the road. Treat texting like drunk driving!!
BPT

Bridgeport, CT

#3 Feb 3, 2014
Sterkfontein Swartkrans wrote:
I was injured a year ago because some jerk thought it was more important to text than to watch the road. Treat texting like drunk driving!!
actually studies show their reaction time is slower than drunks
Moe S

Stratford, CT

#4 Feb 3, 2014
Put down the phone and pay attention folks

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