DRIVE SMART ARIZONA

2016


Arizona Distracted Driving Awareness Summit scheduled for January 25, 2017.

A coalition of organizations have united to facilitate the first Distracted Driving Summit in Arizona.

Stay tuned for more information over the next few weeks as updates become available.


Driving While Distracted: What can be done to stop it? CNN REPORT, August 9, 2016

http://www.cnn.com/2016/08/05/health/distracted-driving-solutions-beyond-technology/


Texting and driving: Should Arizona ban it?
http://www.azfamily.com/story/31146412/texting-and-driving-should-arizona-ban-it?autostart=true

Governors Highway Safety Association: Distracted Driving Laws in 2016

http://www.ghsa.org/html/stateinfo/laws/cellphone_laws.html


AZ may become one of last states to punish texting and driving

http://www.kvoa.com/story/31100435/az-may-become-one-of-last-states-to-punish-texting-and-driving#.Vq6px3kZclM.email



2015


Tempe OKs toughest texting and driving law in Arizona

http://www.azcentral.com/story/news/local/tempe/2015/09/25/tempe-oks-toughest-texting-and-driving-law-arizona/72754156/


Gilbert campaign targets distracted driving

http://www.azcentral.com/story/news/local/gilbert/2015/06/30/gilbert-campaign-targets-distracted-driving/29517143/


Passenger catches Valley Metro driver texting behind the wheel

http://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/south-phoenix/passenger-catches-valley-metro-driver-texting-behind-the-wheel 


Fallen DPS officer's family begs lawmakers to ban texting

http://www.azcentral.com/story/news/12-news/2015/02/04/12news-dps-officer-family-supports-ban-texting-and-driving/22868661/



2014


Distracted Driving Causing Crashes in Arizona, but Cell Phones Not the Biggest Cause

http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/news/distracted-driving-causing-crashes-in-arizona-but-cell-phones-not-the-biggest-cause-6641828






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