Irish motorists are still using their phones while driving

first_img Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By News Highland – September 16, 2013 Google+ WhatsApp Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Pinterest WhatsApp Irish motorists are still using their phones while driving, despite the risk of an accident and penalty points.That’s according to a new survey by AA roadwatch, which found that almost 80% of drivers witness someone using a mobile phone while driving at least once a day.However less than 17% of road users admitted to calling or texting at the wheel.You’re four times more likely to crash if you use a phone while drivingAnd Arwen Foley of the AA says both men and women are guilty of it…[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/08arwe1.mp3[/podcast] Irish motorists are still using their phones while driving Previous articleParents urged to sign up for new anti-bullying trainingNext articleScottish woman arrested in Peru to plead guilty News Highland Twittercenter_img Facebook Twitter Facebook Google+ News 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Pinterest Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North last_img read more