The Phone Down. Just Drive. campaign is focused on educating commercial motor vehicle drivers on the dangers and laws surrounding distracted driving. This project is a partnership between DRIVE SMART Virginia and the Virginia State Police. During this upcoming year, the project will travel around Virginia with outreach tables, signage, CB messaging, and enforcement efforts. Look for the Phone Down. Just Drive. team at truck stops, rest areas, and travel plazas around the Commonwealth.
Before picking up that phone, consider this:
If you need to make a call or respond to a text, there are better options than driving distracted:
Stay safe out there and remember to remain focused on the road! Phone Down. Just Drive.
“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