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Texting drivers are 23 times more likely to be in an accident.

Virginia Tech Transportation Institute Research: www.vtti.vt.edu

75% of teens say texting while driving is common among their friends.

2012 AT&T-conducted survey

90% say they’d stop if a friend in the car asked them to.

ConnectSafely.org

78% of teen drivers say they’re likely not to text and drive if friends tell them it’s wrong or stupid.

ConnectSafely.org

44% say that they would be thankful if a passenger complained about their texting while driving.

ConnectSafely.org

97% of teens know that texting and driving is unsafe, but 43% of teens admit to texting and driving.

AT&T Teen Survey

77% of teens have seen their parents text and drive and 75% say that it is common for their friends.

AT&T Teen Survey

More than 100,000 crashes a year involve drivers who are texting.

National Safety Council http://www.ncs.org/

77 percent of teens say adults tell them not to text and drive, yet do it themselves “all the time.”

AT&T Teen Driver Survey

In 2011, 3,331 people were killed in crashes involving a distracted driver, compared to 3,267 in 2010. An additional, 387,000 people were injured in motor vehicle crashes involving a distracted driver.

Distraction.gov