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06
Oct

Technically Almost Legal: Driving distractions like these should be avoided—even though they are legal

Chambers said he was inspired by recent laws on texting and driving and wanted to highlight other activities that are equally as dangerous but have not received the same attention. “Technically Almost Legal” is currently being used as part of the Student Awareness Initiative. This video is used to make the point that even if we follow applicable laws (prohibiting texting and hand held cell phone use depending on the jurisdiction) we can still be distracted. And even if something is not illegal it can be dangerous.

20
Mar

Release of “Just a Few Seconds” EndDD Video

“I wasn’t texting, I wasn’t using my cell phone, but I still killed someone”, says 17 year old Kate McGuire in the new PSA video produced by Casey’s father, Joel Feldman, now incorporated into the EndDD distracted driving presentation. This is one of the first distracted driving videos which features both the driver and the victim’s family. Kate, a senior in high school, describes how her selfish act killed a 61 year old man who was about to become a grandfather for the first time. Emily, the daughter of the man who was killed talks about how this senseless and preventable crash has affected her and her family.

04
Oct

Distracted Driving—an Interplanetary View.

EndDD.org applauds the efforts of Michael-Daniel Richards to raise awareness of the dangers of distracted driving. MD is currently a freshman at Champlain College in Burlington, Vermont where he is pursuing a career in 3D Art and Animation.

14
Aug

Cell Phone Provider Tells Users “Texting Can Wait”

Two years ago, AT & T began the “Texting Can Wait” campaign to alert young drivers to the dangers of texting and driving.  These power commercials feature individuals whose lives were changed as a result of sending a text message, instead of paying attention to the road.