Distracted driving, particularly texting or using apps like Facebook and Instagram while trying to maneuver a several ton vehicle at high speed down busy or curvy roads, is a big problem. DMV.Org indicates 9 deaths happen every day because people takes their eyes off the road. This fall, Apple will be introducing iOS 11 with its Do Not Disturb While Driving feature. Android has a couple of settings buried within it to stop notifications while you drive. However, until those improve or iOS 11 is released, what can you do?
Luckily, there is an app for that! DMV.Org has provided their picks of apps that run on both iOS and Android devices which can help you keep your eyes where they should be. They'll also let you monitor your teen drivers, and many of them have a reward system to encourage good driving practices.
The apps they picked are:
Read the full article at DMV.Org and start helping make our roads safer for everyone!