Distracted driving is an epidemic that is sweeping throughout our country, claiming lives
and destroying families! FDI helps churches and organizations
to set up no phone zones and provides an opportunity for its members to send
text and emails by voice using technology that works with every phone and every
carrier. Let us show you how to set up a no phone
zone near your church and generate revenue for your churches scholarship fund,
building fund, etc……
Below is a snapshot of several alarming facts:
to AAA, 50% of teens admitted to texting while driving.
Virginia Tech Transportation Institute stated that 80% of all crashes and 65%
of all near crashes involve some form of driver inattention during the three
seconds before the event
a study performed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
(NHTSA), the NHTSA noted that in 2008, 6000 deaths and 500.000 injuries from
auto accidents resulted from inattentive driving, with cell phone usage and
texting while driving being the most common causes.
the Nation Safety Council: in 2010, 1.4 million crashes caused by cell phone
usage, 200,000 accidents caused by texting. Highest incidence of distracted
driving occurs in those under the age of 20.
Carnegie Mellon University: Driving while using cell phone reduces the amount
of brain activity associated with driving by 37%.
- "Times New Roman","serif""">CAR CRASHES ARE THE NUMBER ONE KILLER OF TEENS.
and driving increases risk of crashing by 23%
for a phone while driving increases your risk of crashing by nine times.