Do cell phones cause automobile accidents?

Answer A study by the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, as cited in a 2005 Live Science website article, found that using a cell phone while driving severely inhibits the driver's ability to concentra... Read More »

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How many teens die from accidents while on cell phones?

In 2008, 707 U.S. teens died in a car accident due to being distracted by cell phone usage. More than half of all teens with phone admit to using their cell phone while driving.References:Washingto... Read More »

Do cell phones in cars cause accidents?

On One Hand: Phones Cause 28 Percent of Car Accidents"The Washington Post" reported that 28 percent of car accidents are caused by either texting or talking on cell phones. That number equates to n... Read More »

Have you found their to be more auto accidents because of cell phones?

Such great advise from everyone. Wish more people would have been interested in answering this questions. Just goes to show you the statistics on how many care and how many are out driving and ta... Read More »

How many accidents are caused by cell phones a year?

The National Safety Council estimates cell phone use has caused more that 1.3 million crashes in the United States each of the last several years.