Distracted Driving Pledge

Distracted driving kills and injures thousands each year. Virginia residents who want to do something about distracted drivers in their areas are sworn in as Distraction FREE Drivers by signing the following online pledge:

I, , pledge to lead the way by:

  1. Committing to stop using a cell phone while driving.
  2. Asking loved ones and friends to stop using cell phones while driving.
  3. Being informed about traffic safety laws in my area. (Virginia)
  4. Learning more about how distracted driving can harm me and others.
  5. Being courteous to other drivers on the roadway by reducing tasks (dining, grooming, talking on cell phone, etc.) while operating a vehicle.
  6. Modifying my driving behaviors to maintain satisfactory driving performance and attentiveness.

By submitting, you agree to be included on the pledge list (your email address will not be shown):

Thank you to the following people for their pledge:

  • Kester F. Dingus, Covington
  • A Coles, Orange
  • A Gordon, Hardy
  • A Robins, Midlothian, VA
  • A. L. Reeder, Appomattox
  • A. Oberg, Gloucester
  • A. S. Burch, Water View
  • A. S. Fairley , Gloucester
  • A. S. Henderson, Richmond
  • A.C.K., Gloucester
  • A.J. Bonacci, Gloucester
  • aaron guthrie, cape carteret nc
  • Alex, Winchester
  • Alexis, Detroit
  • Alison Johnson, Fredericksburg
  • Allen Bullock, Stafford
  • Allison Milby, Midlothian, VA
  • Amanda Dufraine, Roanoke, VA
  • Amanda Slate, Chesterfield, VA
  • Amber Marshall, chesterfield
  • Amber Marshall, chesterfield
  • Andy Young @SafeDriveHome, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Angelo Upshaw, Matoaca
  • Angelo Upshaw, Matoaca
  • Arlene Stanard, Spotsylvania
  • Arlene Stanard, Spotsylvania
  • Ashley Smith, Orlean, VA
  • Ashley Stull, Woodbridge
  • Autumn Laguna, Chesterfield
  • Ayanna Bonner, Chesterfield
  • B Brown, Waynesboro
  • B. Lewis, Mechanicsville
  • B. M. Kurten, Gloucester
  • Becky Yocum, Roanoke
  • Benjamin Burgoyne, Fairfax
  • Benjamin White, Winchester
  • Berlin Beverage, Locust grove
  • Beth Rosenthal, Richmond
  • Bill Knauss, Arlington
  • Bill Norwood , Culpeper
  • bobby raper, rolesville
  • Bonni Johnston, Manassas, VA
  • Bonnie cheney, Staunton
  • Bonnie French, Cape Coral, Fl
  • Bonnie Norwood, Culpeper
  • Brandon Goode , Chesterfield
  • Brenda Cogdell, Manassas
  • Brett R. Bowman, City of Manassas
  • Brian Ard, Roanoke
  • brian beachum, sanford nc
  • Brian Sullivan, Midlothian, VA
  • Brianna Stanard, Spotsylvania
  • Brittany Renee Perry, Virginia Beach
  • Brooke Martin, Locust Grove
  • C. A. Nickels, Gloucester
  • C. F. Driver, Gloucester
  • C. M. Atwell, Gloucester
  • C. Y. Taggart, Vienna, VA
  • C.G. Dorsey, Gloucester
  • C.W. Romanus, Blacksburg
  • Candice Jett, Spotsylvania, Va
  • Carlos French , Frederucksburg
  • carmen crutchfield, raleigh
  • Caroline Booth, Troutville
  • Cary Shelton, Richmond
  • Casandra Stanard, Fredericksburg
  • Charlie Jackson, Mechanicsville
  • Charlie Koenig, Mathews
  • Chase Tinkham, Chesapeake
  • Chasity Fitzpatrick, Vinton
  • Cheryl Clay, Salem, VA
  • Chris Nuckols , Christiansburg
  • Chris Stanley , Culpeper
  • christan lagois, wake forest, nc
  • Christina Lovern, Roanoke
  • christine Bowman, Radford
  • Christine Edwards, Henrico
  • Christine Ward, Mechanicsville
  • Christopher Coles, Spotsylvania
  • christopher maungyoo, clayton, nc
  • Cindy Brown, richmond
  • Cindy Daley, Roanoke
  • CL Moses, Smithfield
  • CM Harper, Gloucester
  • Connie B, Roanoke
  • Corey Flood, Chester
  • Corey Flood, Chester
  • Corey Flood, Chester
  • Corey Flood, Chester
  • Corey Miller, Fredericksburg
  • Corrine Dolna, Tallmadge
  • Courtney Henderson, Virginia Beach
  • Crystal Travis, Pennington Gap
  • Cynthia B Key, Chester
  • D. A., Gloucester
  • D. D. Jackson, Gloucester
  • D. L'heureux , Gloucester
  • D. M. Weigartz, Gloucester
  • D. W, Gloucester
  • D.J. Sarver, Dublin VA
  • D.L.Berry, Gloucester
  • dan rachlin, raleigh nc
  • Dana Cilluffo, McLean
  • Dana Vandevander, Greenville
  • Danielle LeComte, Virginia Beach, VA
  • Danielle Richardson , Virginia Beach
  • dannielle williams-prades, raleigh, nc
  • Danny Osterbind, Midlothian
  • Darlene Wells, Midlothian, VA
  • David D Mills, Cedar Bluff
  • david goodman, clayton, nc
  • David Matthews, williamsburg
  • david nobels, fuquay-varinia
  • David W., Virginia
  • Davina French , Fredericksburg
  • De'Shawn Branch, South Chesterfield
  • De'Shawn Branch, Richmond, VA
  • Debbie Dunbar, Roanoke
  • Debbie Holaday, Mathews, Va
  • Debbie Pickford, Springfield, VA
  • Denise Keen, Lynchburg
  • Desiree Huber, williamsburg
  • Deven Neace, chesterfield
  • dh, gloucester
  • Diane Ward, Mechanicsville, VA
  • Dirrick Simmons, RICHMOND
  • Donna Bullock, Stafford
  • DONOVAN MOSLEY, Clarksville
  • E M Hollingshead , Gloucester
  • E Stanard, Chicago
  • E'Nigel Downs, Chesterfield, VA
  • E'Nigel Downs, Chesterfield, VA
  • E. D. Mitchell, West Point
  • E. J. Sabo, Gloucester
  • Edward Viverette, Rocky Mount
  • elizabeth ezzo, manassas
  • Emmett Bullock, Locust Grove
  • Eric C, Upper Marlboro
  • F Yildiz , HENRICO
  • Frank d, Manorville
  • Frank Tate, Cary
  • Franklin Puller, Culpeper, VA
  • Gene McGuigan, Richmond
  • george segar, va beach
  • Gerald Betters, Roanoke
  • Gloucester High, Gloucester
  • Grace Hamilton, Glen Allen
  • Grace Hamilton, Glen Allen
  • Guillermo R. Sanchez, Amherst
  • Hannah Landry, Chester
  • Helen A. Gillespie, Maidens, VA
  • Hossein Nourzad, Philadelphia
  • Hugh Stephens , Virginia beach
  • ian deppmann, chapel hill
  • J F Bascombe, Gloucester
  • J. A. Burleson, Gloucester
  • J. A. Jensen , Gloucester
  • J. M. Tharpe, Gloucester
  • J. Maddox, gloucester
  • J. Schnurr, Gloucester
  • J.D. Stanley, Gloucester
  • J.D.Winter, Gloucester
  • Jackson Green, Chesterfield
  • Jacqueline Evans, Arlington
  • Jacqueline Fisher, Roanoke
  • Jahine Grady, Chesterfield
  • Jamal Stokes , Chesterfield
  • James Farlow, Jr., Goode
  • James Meyenberg, Midlothian
  • Jamie Adams, Richmond, VA
  • Janet Brooking, Richmond
  • Janet Ware, Fredericksburg
  • Jasmine Gibson, Chesterfield
  • Jason Dickess, Ironton
  • Jason phelps, Alexandria
  • JC Day, Chesapeake
  • JC Day, Chesapeake
  • Jeanette Dossel , Bristow, Va
  • Jeff Shaw, Virginia Beach
  • Jennifer Burrow, Petersburg, VA
  • Jennifer Taylor, Culpeper
  • Jeremy Lunsford, Virginia Beach
  • Jerry Danet, Colonial Heights
  • Jerry P. Monk, Cedar Bluff, Virginia
  • Jesse DiFronzo, Annandale
  • Jesse Lohr, Orange
  • Jill Kaitlyn Moran, Salem
  • Jimmy Hall, Mechanicsville
  • jimmy Snodgrass, jonesville va
  • JM , Gloucester
  • Joan McGrath, King William, VA
  • Joanna , Richmond
  • jocelyn miller , raeford
  • jocelyn miller , raeford
  • Joe Dreyfuss, Richmond, VA
  • Joe Howard, salemburg
  • john porter, buena vista
  • Johnny C Day, Chesapeake
  • Jonathan Brightman, Richmond
  • Jonathan Tustin, Williamsburg
  • Jonet Davis, Chester
  • Jordan, Virgina
  • Jordan, Colonial
  • Jose Sierra, Chester
  • Jose Sierra, Chester
  • Joseph Villafane, Gloucester
  • Joseph Widrig, Blacksburg
  • Josh McCullough, Leesburg
  • Josh Shultz, Gloucester
  • Justine Milby, Midlothian, VA
  • K Dodson, Spotsylvania
  • K H, Newport News
  • K. James, Crozier
  • K. M. Octaviani, Gloucester
  • K. N. Rondeau, Gloucester
  • Kailey Chesher, Chesterfield
  • Kailey Chesher, Chesterfield
  • Kailey Chesher, Chesterfield
  • Kaitlyn Bullock, Stafford
  • kameron wood, chester
  • Karen Jackson, Roanoke
  • Kathie Bean, Richmond
  • Kathleen Stephens , Virginia beach
  • Katie Dunkle , Sherrills Ford
  • Katie Feterl, Sanfoed
  • Katy Dehoff , Charlottesville, VA
  • Kayla Diggs, Richmond
  • Keisha, Laurel
  • Keith F Spafford, Chesterfield
  • Kelsey, Cary
  • Kelsey Slate, New Kent, VA
  • ken dunkle, raleigh, nc
  • Kendall Turner, Richmond
  • kenny brooks, franklinton, nc
  • Kevin Caffrey, Fredericksburg
  • Kevin Nathaniel Laws, S.Chester
  • Kim Bailey, Fredericksburg
  • Kory Perkinson, Chesterfield
  • Kristin Smolenski, Richmond
  • Kristin Stanley, Culpeper
  • Kristina Bayliss, Stephens city
  • Kyle McCrum, Chesterfield
  • Kyle Offenbacher, Arlington
  • L.S., Prince George
  • Larry McKay , Naples
  • LaTonya Stanard, Spotsylvania
  • Laura , Washington DC
  • Laura Dail-Mangano, Chester
  • Lauren Bishop, Sutherland (DHS)
  • Lauren Detreville, Richmond
  • Leah Jenkins, Chesterfield
  • Leigh Hall, Chester
  • Lenny Pistritto, Centreville
  • Lenny Pistritto, Centreville
  • Lisa Williamson, Norfolk
  • Liza White, Edenton, NC
  • Lois Wallenhorst, Charlottesville
  • LuAnn Masterson, Chesapeake
  • Luke Slate, Chesterfield
  • M BRAWLEY, FORT WASHINGTON
  • M. F. Griffin , Gloucester
  • M. R. Greene, Gloucester
  • M. R. Stoffel, Gloucester
  • M. V. , Gloucester
  • M. VonKohn, Gloucester
  • M.A., Gloucester
  • M.C. Clay, Gloucester
  • Maggie Pearson, Charlottesville
  • Makaisha Smith, Owings Mills
  • Makayle Hawkes, Chesterfield
  • Margaret Beverage , Locust grove
  • Marilyn Fleming, Mechanicsville, VA
  • Mark Smith, Orlean, VA
  • mark toy, fuquay varina nc
  • Marqual Wynn, dinwiddie high school
  • Marsha Campbell , Boones Mill
  • Mary Heckler, Saint Petersburg
  • Matthew E., Chesterfield
  • Matthew Weekley, Chesterfield, VA
  • Matthew Weekley, Chesterfield, VA
  • Megan Parrish, Chester
  • Michelle Greenidge McLean, Virginia Beach
  • Mickey Rhoades , Manassas
  • Mike Pagano, Virginia beach
  • Mitzi Johnson, Roanoke
  • miyon holloway, raleigh, nc
  • Mohsin Mahmood, Greenville
  • morgan maungyoo, clayton, NC
  • Mya' Wiggins, Chesterfield
  • N. Lisi, Gloucester
  • Nancy, Danville
  • Nancy Rook, Danville
  • Natasha Johnson, Roanoke
  • Necil B. Oliver, Powhatan
  • Neil Gill, Glen Allen
  • Neno Nenov, Virignia Beach
  • Niambi Rockcliffe, Ladysmith
  • Nicholas Reed, Chester
  • Nishaylen A Daniels, Fayetteville
  • Oakton High, Vienna
  • Oba minus , Alexandria
  • Ola Mellons, Duffield
  • oscar usaga, knightdale nc
  • Patrick Caine, Richmond, Va
  • patrick cashwell, autryville
  • paul dusterhoff, holly springs nc
  • paul lagois, wake forest, nc
  • Peter Covitz, Richmond
  • Phil Johnson, Roanoke
  • Police Sergeant Tim Wyatt, Roanoke County
  • R Coles, Fredericksburg
  • R Stanard, Chicago
  • Rachael Gebhardt, Woodbridge
  • Rachael Gebhardt, Woodbridge
  • Rachelle Coleman, Chesterfield, VA
  • ReBecca Franklin, Roanoke
  • Reggie Zorn, Spotsylvania, VA
  • Rica Gilmore, Newport News
  • rich demato, wake forest
  • richard keller, Fredericksburg
  • Richard Rivers, Henrico
  • Rob Reardon, Alexandria
  • Rob Richardson,
  • Robert M. Grice, Chester, Virginia
  • Robert M. Grice, Chesterfield, Virginia
  • Robin Haynes, Fredericksburg
  • Rodger Slate, Chesterfield, VA
  • Ron Johnson, Mechanicsville, VA
  • Ross Kuhn, Centreville
  • rowena tazelaar, hope mills
  • Roy Griggs, Evington
  • royce webb, youngsville ,nc
  • rufus lloyd, raleigh
  • Ryan Hill, Fredericksburg
  • Ryan Newcomer, Chesterfield
  • S M Ayers , Gloucester
  • S Armstrong, Roanoke
  • S Beamer, Roanoke
  • Sam Rooks, Richmond
  • Sanda Stimeling, Roanoke
  • Sandy Glass, Fairfax
  • Sarah Cochran, Christiansburg, VA
  • Sarah Matney, Pulaski
  • Sarah Obenauer, Blacksburg
  • Sarah Obenauer, Blacksburg
  • Sarah Obenauer, Blacksburg
  • Sarah Spencer, Chesterfield
  • Savion Barber, Matoaca
  • scott cartledge, fuquay-varina
  • Scott Leamon, Roanoke
  • Sean Eitze, Baltimore
  • Sean Gilmore, Newport News
  • Sean Richardson , Chesapeake
  • Seth Fowler, Roanoke
  • Shafiq Ansari, Fairfax
  • Shafiq Ansari, Fairfax
  • shane muth, wake forest, nc
  • Sharon J. Lawson, Jonesville
  • Stacy Hamilton Gill, Glen Allen, VA
  • Stefanie Hall, Forest
  • Stella Bullock, Locust Grove
  • Steph D., Suffolk, VA
  • Stephanie B, Luray
  • Stephanie hall, Culpeper, va
  • Stephanie Laird, Midlothian
  • steve darnell, oxford, nc
  • Steve Grandstaff, Lynchburg
  • Steven Budaszewski, Chesapeake
  • Steven huber, Fall church
  • Steven Meyenberg, Midlothian
  • stuart rawlins, smithfield nc
  • Sue Brooks, Raphine
  • Sue Harrison, Roanoke, Virginia
  • Sydnee Galloway, Matoaca, Virginia
  • Sydney Fleekop, Burlington
  • T Washington, Spotsylvania
  • T. Hoard, Powhatan
  • T. Lomax, Gloucester
  • T. Osiadlo, Hampton VA
  • Tabitha Burton, Halifax
  • taComa sampson, raleigh nc
  • Takoma Sampson, Raleigh
  • Tammy Carroll, Stafford, VA
  • Tanequa bethea, Dumfries
  • Taryn Hill, Fredericksburg
  • Tatum Farmer, South Chesterfield
  • Tawana Sellman, Upper Marlboro
  • Tehquin Warrick , Yorktown
  • Tehquin Warrick , Yorktown
  • Teresa Brillhart, Roanoke
  • terry wells, wake forest, nc
  • Thomas L. Forman, Manassas
  • Tiffany Fairchild, Matoaca
  • Tim Miller, Richmond
  • Tim Reynolds, Salem, Va.
  • Tina Cook, Roanokr
  • Tina Lytton, Radford
  • Tina Slate, Chesterfield, VA
  • Tina Taylor, Fredericksburg
  • tony filidoro, raleigh nc
  • Tonya Poindexter, Spotsylvania
  • tracy morin, wake forest
  • Trey Newstedt, Atlanta
  • Van ward Stanard , Spotsylvania
  • Van ward Stanard Jr, Fredericksburg
  • Velvet Hall, Roanoke, VA
  • Victoria Lynch, Dinwiddie High School
  • Vince Dobbs, Chesapeake
  • Walter Groesbeck, Virginia Beach
  • Warren Pruett, Chesterfield VA
  • Wayne Howlett, Richmond
  • Wayne Latsch, Pulaski
  • wayne oneal, wendell
  • Wendy Meyenberg's, Midlothian
  • Weston Slate, New Kent, VA
  • Whitney Lawrence, Salem
  • Will Drewry, South Chesterfield
  • Will Fravel, Fredericksburg
  • Willard Milby, Midlothian, VA
  • William Crumpacker, Bedford, VA
  • William Henry, Fayetteville
  • william lucas, fayetteville nc
  • Y.Arnold, District Heights, MD
  • Zhane Sumlin-Flippen, Chesterfield
  • Zoey Grizzard, Chesterfield

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

“Too often people don’t realize how dangerous it is to look away from the road for just two seconds. It can be deadly.” Janet Brooking, Executive Director DRIVE SMART Virginia