National Transportation Safety Board issues ban on cell phone use.
is why. A 19 year old driver texted 11 times in 11 minutes
before causing this deadly crash in which he was killed.
last text was just before his pickup crashed into the back of this
beginning a chain collision. Then his pickup was rear-ended by a school
bus, which in turn was rammed from behind by a second school bus.
of the most frequent texting-while-driving offenders use this rationale:
"I will have no problem. I'm on the road with nothing else to
do, anyway." They fail to realize that driving a 2 ton vehicle through traffic
is a risky task.