Media Resources

Distracted driving citations continue to rise in PennsylvaniaPermalink

Distracted driving citations increased by 52 percent statewide between 2014 and 2016 – with more men being cited (70 percent) than women (28 percent). In Pennsylvania all drivers are prohibited from texting while driving, which includes sending, reading or writing a text-based message or e-mail, and from wearing or using headphones or earphones while the car is in motion. County-specific data is available at the end of the news release.

< Back to Media Resources