With the frightening statistics on death and injuries from cell phone distraction while operating an vehicle, mobile app companies are developing apps to help reduce the numbers , From driver’s ed course delivery to a safe driving rewards app, the mobile app industry is stepping up to the plate to save lives.
- The growth of online drivers ed programs is representative of the role technology plays in our everyday lives.
- Mobile phones have become increasingly prevalent in our day to day activities, and over 80 percent of drivers now own smartphones.
- While mobile devices pose serious problems while on the road, it is hopefully only a matter of time before they have a positive, lasting impact on the way we drive.
“Unfortunately, no matter how many advertisements are shown on tv or lessons are taught in driving classes, it seems more and more individuals are making the dangerous choice to use their phone while driving.”