Texting Raises Crash Risk 23 Times, Study Finds

Holy cow!

Everyone “knows” that texting while driving is dangerous, but here’s proof. It’s clearly more dangerous than simply talking on the phone.

Of the 2,501 drivers surveyed this spring, 95 percent said that texting was unacceptable behavior. Yet 21 percent of drivers said they had recently texted or e-mailed while driving.


(via Daring Fireball)