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  1. Driving badly increases Insurance Premiums.

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    CHESTER, England, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire

    A Conviction for "Driving Without due Care and Attention" Increases Motor Insurance Premiums by up to 27 per Cent


    Distracted drivers are rife on our roads, and are risking hefty hikes to their car insurance premiums if they are caught being careless behind the wheel, says

  2. Smartphone apps can cause car crashes

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    Smartphone Apps Causing Car Crashes

    Texting and chatting aren't the only cell phone functions distracting drivers, motorists are also being enticed to take their eyes off the road by their phones' increasing number of apps.

    According to recent University of Alabama at Birmingham survey, 10 percent of students said they use apps often, almost always, or every time they drive. Another 33 percent of the 93 students surveyed said they sometimes use apps while driving.