A Blueprint for Safer Roads

Posted on by Defensive Driving Team | in My Kind of Driving

On June 7th, the US Department of Transportation released it’s Blueprint For Ending Distracted Driving campaign.  The blueprint builds on the national momentum that has been spearheaded for the last three years and outlines steps everyone can take, including:

  • Encouraging the remaining 11 states without distracted driving laws to enact and enforce this critical legislation;
  • Challenging the auto industry to adopt new and future guidelines that reduce the potential for distractions on devices built or brought into vehicles;
  • Partnering with driver education professionals to add new materials that educate novices about driver distraction and its consequences;
  • Providing everyone with actions they can take to help end distracted driving on America’s roadways.

Despite its progress in the past three year of raising awareness about this risky behavior, the simple fact is people are continuing to be killed and injured. In 2010, at least 3,092 people were killed on our nation’s roads in distraction-affected crashes. That’s approximately one in every ten fatalities, and we can put an end to it. The DOT’s “Faces of Distracted Driving” video series has made it clear with painful testimony of the tragis costs of distraction and an impassioned plea that “Safe driving starts with you.”

 

 

?rel=0″ frameborder=”0″>

|

Customer Reviews

Defensivedriving.com has a ShopperApproved rating of 4.7 based on 102294 ratings and reviews.

Stuart TX, United States
Easy sign up and all information is readily available. Found the site to be user friendly.
Jonathan
Fast easy and friendly.
Eliza
Quick and easy so far, so good!
Jake
Intuitive and simple interface. Great stuff.
Tracy TX, United States
perfect
Dalton United States
GREAT
Maddie TX, United States
super easy and quick
April
super quick and easy
Priscilla
Smooth process
Rachel
Quick and Easy!
Daniel
User friendliness, Easy to follow steps
Rohan
This is quick and easy
Cynthia
Fast and easy
Elsa TX, United States
Easy to navigate and access
Latonya
Very quick
Melvin
Fast
gerald United States
Great and easy
Margarita United States
Great courses. They are easy and very helpful.
Kendell
Right to the point!
Denise
Excellent instructions
Samantha TX, United States
pretty quick and easy
Bobby United States
Great stuff
jordan
Easy and great lessons
See all reviews on shopperApproved.com
Why DefensiveDriving.com
  • 20 Years in Business
  • Over 2 Million Customers Served
  • Highest Possible Better Business Bureau Rating
  • Award Winning Course