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Texting while driving: more dangerous than DWI

WASHINGTON, December 16, 2013 – Texting while driving (TWD) is SIX times more dangerous than driving while intoxicated (DWI). A National Highway Transportation Safety Administration study done in 2012 informs us that TWD is also more dangerous than driving while high on marijuana.

 

Car and Driver Magazine reached the same conclusion in 2009 when they conducted a test that measured braking times and distances.