260.090 Distracted Driving


Distracted Driving: The Texas Medical Association will (1) promote TxDOT's program on distracted driving and encourage TxDOT to adopt national best-practice guidance to improve surveillance of distracted driving in Texas to include developing a linkage between TxDOT data on traffic accidents and DSHS EMS/Trauma Registry to enable the state to assess distracted driving and its impact on preventable deaths and disability in Texas; (2) encourage the Texas Legislature to develop appropriate regulatory actions to reduce distracted driving; and (3) promote physician awareness of distracted driving education campaigns and information resources for patients (CSPH Rep. 2-A-12).

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October 07, 2016