Distracted Walking

Should distracted walkers face fines and/or jail time?

Eight teenage girls distracted with their cell phones while walking

I’ve written before about distracted walking injuries and even fatalities. The number continues to increase, as people walk while texting or talking on their cell phones. Now a New Jersey lawmaker wants to make such behavior a crime, akin to…
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Distracted walking injuries and fatalities are increasing at an alarming rate

Man with headphones walking and texting

You’ve heard me rant about distracted drivers causing a myriad of fatalities and personal injury accidents, largely due to cell phone use. Now a recent report published by the Governor’s Highway Safety Association (GHSA) states that the decline in pedestrian…
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