Home Page Contact Us About Us Home Page

Along with gauging drivers' knowledge of the rules of the road, the 2011 GMAC Insurance National Drivers Test also tested driver behavior. According to the study, women are more likely to engage in distracted driving habits than men. Distracted driving habits include eating, adjusting GPS devices, changing songs on MP3 players, taking pictures, applying makeup and even changing clothes. Here's a glimpse at some of the numbers:
  • Fifty-two percent of female drivers say they eat while driving (a 25 percent increase from 2010), as opposed to only 44 percent of male drivers
  • Eighty-three percent of female drivers admit to texting while stopped at red lights, as opposed to 71 percent of male drivers
  • Thirty-eight percent of female drivers said they did not engage in any distracted driving activities, as opposed to 46 percent of male drivers
The National Drivers Test encourages drivers to educate themselves on the rules of the road in order to prevent accidents that may result from distracted driving habits.

Remember to let O'Neal & Associates Insurance help with your insurance needs, just give us a call.  You can get a free online auto insurance quote here.
Posted 2:39 PM  View Comments

Share |


1 Comments

David said...
Can this really be true? :)
TUESDAY, JULY 26 2011 2:40 PM

Post a Comment
Name
Required
E-Mail
Required (Not Displayed)
Comment
Required


All comments are moderated and stripped of HTML.
Submission Validation
Required
CAPTCHA
Change the CAPTCHA codeSpeak the CAPTCHA code
 
Enter the Validation Code from above.
NOTICE: This blog and website are made available by the publisher for educational and informational purposes only. It is not be used as a substitute for competent insurance, legal, or tax advice from a licensed professional in your state. By using this blog site you understand that there is no broker client relationship between you and the blog and website publisher.
Blog Archive


View Mobile Version

Home Page About Us Blog Contact Us Home Page Fan Us On Facebook LinkedIn Twitter
Follow us on Facebook LinkedIn Follow us on Twitter Home About Insurance Blog Contact Home