As a society we have a habit of micromanaging our time down the last minute. As a result some of us use our commute as extra minutes in the day in which to get things done. However, before we engage in any activity that can distract our focus we should consider the danger that we are putting our passengers, fellow drivers, and ourselves in.
U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood offers this message on the official US Government website for Distracted Driving:
“Every single time someone takes their eyes or their focus off the road-