October is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month
SALEM – In Oregon over the past five years, 137 people lost their lives in crashes involving a distracted driver, and more than 20,992 were injured. Perhaps the saddest part of these statistics, besides there being real people behind them, is that these are preventable crashes. Continue reading the ODOT News Release.
our 2020 Fact Sheet for more
about distracted driving.
Upcoming Distracted Driving Events
Distracted Driving High Visibility Enforcement Month - October 2020
National Distracted Driving Awareness Month - October 2020
Distracted Driving Awareness Event at the Oregon Capitol - CANCELED
The Oregon Department of Transportation is actively working to raise awareness about the dangers of distracted driving. This is being done through media, education, enforcement and agency partnerships.