Distracted driving includes a variety of activities that remove the driver's focus from the roadway. Distracted driving can include any activity that distracts the driver's attention, including physical, visual and mental distractions.
Distracted driving can present a serious danger to the millions of other drivers and passengers who share the roadways with distracted drivers each day. Distractions can include cell phone use and texting while driving but can also include more basic forms of distraction, such as eating while driving, grooming while driving or tending to pets and children while driving. Distracted driving can result in car accidents leading to injuries and death.