Texting, walking more risky than distracted driving

WTOP- Texting while walking accounts for more injuries per mile than distracted driving, according to a professor of emergency medicine who says he's treating a skyrocketing number of pedestrian injury cases.

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TechImperia2884d ago

Only surprise is, that it needed a professor to tell this basic fact.

ajax172884d ago

People are so dumb, lol. I hate constantly texting like that. If I'm walking, I'd much rather talk then text.

Spiewie 2884d ago

haha people really need to pay more attention to their surroundings not their phones...

coolbeans2883d ago

I'm genuinely surprised by this research b/c I normally get a hint of my surroundings by quickly looking up when texting + walking.