AT&T decided to produce a campaign against texting and driving due to how many accidents there were being caused by this issue. It started in about 2010 and is still growing today. The mission statement is 'texting and driving,,, it can wait'. Their focus is to get the point across to teens and adults that taking your focus off of the road for even a second can result in serious consequences.
Facts and Statistics
Nearly half of all commuters admitted to texting while driving.
Nearly 4 in every 10 adults participate in social networking while driving.
Over 8 million people have pledged to stop texting while driving in the past 5 years.
As a result...
Do not text and drive.
It can not only potentially hurt you but the people around you too. Take your pledge against texting and driving today!