NVR TXT & DRV | Distracted Driving Awareness
September 19, 2019
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Dome Building
736 Georgia Avenue, Chattanooga, TN
Warren and Griffin hosts an annual event to celebrate Chattanooga's annual Never Text and Drive day, with free food, prizes, and pledges to never text and drive!
Know the Facts!
Distracted driving is a major concern in today's society! On a daily basis throughout Tennessee and Georgia, you can drive down any road or highway and see handfuls of people reading or replying to text messages while they are driving. Distracted drivers are far more likely than a normal driver to be involved in an accident and to possibly be severely injured or killed in these accidents. Check out these facts about texting and driving:
- Texting and driving kills more teenagers every year than drunk driving
- Texting and driving causes 1,600,000 car accidents per year and results in 330,000 injuries per year
- 11 Teenagers are killed EVERY DAY due to texting and driving accidents
- Texting and driving is the determined cause of 25% of all car wrecks