Distracted Drivers Are More Dangerous than Drunk Drivers

FLORIDA – The chances are far greater than you will end up in an incident with a distracted driver. As you drive along the roads at any given moment you will see a person on their phone.

Checking emails, using GPS, text messaging or instagraming are the numerous ways drivers can kill you behind the wheel.

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Florida state government needs to get serious on this issue. More than 830 people are moving to Florida a day and are not familiar with the roadways only adds to the danger of distracted driving. The penalty should be equal to that of a DUI.

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