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:

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

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