Study: Hands-free texting more dangerous than manual texting

Hands-free texting still dangerous

If you thought going hands-free to send a text behind the wheel was safe -- think again!

A new study out of Texas A & M Transportation Institute says hands free texting is just as dangerous as using your thumbs.
     
Researchers found that people *feel* safer using hands-free texting. It's  still dangerous -- mostly because the driver still has to look at their phone to read and send the message.
 
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