One in eight motorists send messages while driving
About 12 percent of all drivers send while driving a appje. Of the younger drivers (18-35 years) to send 23 percent sometimes messages behind the wheel.
According to a 2016 survey of the CBS, the results of which Friday published.
Call with the device in the hand does 11 percent of the car drivers sometimes. The research shows that nine in ten motorists non-hands-free calling behind the wheel is dangerous. Almost everyone will find that appen dangerous.
Although hands-free calls or is allowed by law, 40 percent of the motorists that is dangerous. Men are more while driving with their phone engaged than women, and young people more than older people.
The Foundation for Scientific Research of road Safety (SWOV) concludes on the basis of scientific studies that call behind the wheel has adverse effects on driving, and that hands-free calling in this respect, no advantage.