Smartphone Use While Driving

More Than Half of Workers Admit to Checking Their Smart Phones While Driving, Finds New CareerBuilder Survey

According to a recent survey, 54% of workers who have a smart phone or similar device said they check it when driving a vehicle. When comparing Industries, sales workers (66%), used their smart phones while driving more than any other group surveyed, followed by 59% of professional and business services workers and 50% of health care workers. In addition to driving, workers with smart phones said they check in with the office from many places including:

• During a meal (62%)
• On vacation (60%)
• While in the bathroom (57%)
• Lying in bed at night (50%)

David Lewis
Operations Inc – Stamford, CT

Human Resources Outsourcing and Consulting

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