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Rich, Educated Men Most Likely To Text And Drive
2013-05-30 16:59:56

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online It´s well known that distracted driving of any kind can be potentially deadly for everyone on the road, even if the one driving safely has their cellphone pocketed. State governments have been cracking down on distracted driving, specifically using a cellphone behind the wheel, for several years now, but laws alone likely won´t completely curb this behavior. University of Alberta sociology researcher Abu Nurullah...

2013-05-30 13:40:10

UAlberta sociology researcher dials up demographic profile of people who use cellphones behind the wheel If you're still using your mobile phone behind the wheel, University of Alberta sociology researcher Abu Nurullah likely has your number. More specifically, he can tell what statistical category you fall under. Using survey data from mid-2011–just months before Alberta's distracted-driving law went into effect–Nurullah and his colleagues determined several characteristics...


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