Distracted Driving

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State Police Crack Down On Distracted Drivers

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month and Maryland State Police will be increasing patrols.

04/08/2015

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Maryland Authorities Cracking Down On Distracted Drivers

Maryland State Police are cracking down on distracted driving this month.

04/02/2015

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6 In 10 Crashes Caused By Distracted Driving, AAA Says

Distracted driving warning. A new study gives a rare glimpse to what goes on when teens take the wheel.

03/25/2015

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Study: Distracted Drivers Know Dangers But Disregard Them

According to a recent study by AAA, new numbers show that despite the high number of deaths and injuries, people still haven’t gotten the message when it comes to distracted driving.

02/10/2015

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Anti-Texting And Driving Survey Shows People Addicted To Their Phones

Texting and driving. It is dangerous, deadly and many people are still doing it.

11/06/2014

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Baltimore Police Aim For Safe Memorial Day Weekend

Time to load the kiddies in the car and head out for the long Memorial Day holiday weekend.

05/23/2014

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Distracted Driving Tickets Skyrocket In Md.

Marylanders are getting nailed for distracted driving at an alarming rate. Across the state, police are catching more drivers on the phone behind the wheel.

05/09/2014

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Maryland Passes ‘Jake’s Law,’ Bill On Distracted Driving

A measure to increase penalties for distracted driving that cause serious accidents has been passed by the Maryland General Assembly.

04/07/2014

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Md. Senate Passes Distracted Driving Bill

The Maryland Senate has passed a measure to increase penalties for distracted driving.

03/21/2014

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Practice What You Preach: Parents Aren’t Hanging Up The Phone While Driving

Nationwide, one out of every 10 deadly accidents involve distracted drivers. Now, a new study released this week finds that teens — and not their parents — and turning off their cell phones while driving.

12/16/2013

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Selfies & Safety: AAA Warns About Latest Trend In Distracted Driving

A warning about a dangerous new trend on Maryland roads: people taking cell phone photos and even videos behind the wheel! These so-called “driving selfies” can distract drivers just long enough to be deadly.

11/19/2013

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Anne Arundel Co. & State Police Team Up To Fight Distracted & Impaired Driving

Anne Arundel County Police team up with the Maryland State Police to crack down on impaired and distracted drivers.

11/18/2013

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