distracted driving

Local police cracking down on distracted driving

Medford, Ore. —  April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month. It’s an opportunity to recognize the dangers of distracted driving and take steps to prevent it. That’s why local law enforcement agencies will be stepping up patrols. According to the National Safety Council, …

ODOT: Drive like your mother is watching

Medford, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Transportation has been using their electronic signs along Interstate 5 to display distracted driving messages for weeks. Now, they want your input. The two-month pilot project uses variable messages on ODOT signs in an effort …

Bold new campaign takes aim at distracted driving

Portland, Ore. —  (KGW) April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is pushing its message in a surprisingly blunt way. On the NHTSA Twitter page they’re responding to tweets by being honest and direct. It’s …