Thursday, January 5, 2012

Who's Safer On The Road- Teens Or Seniors?

What do you think? Who's safer on the road; teens or seniors? On one hand, seniors tend to drive slower than other traffic, causing a risk of rearending accidents. But studies show teenagers text and talk on the phone more while driving. So who's riskier behind the wheel? Lewiston's KLEWTV.com has the answer.

2 comments:

Charles Hansen said...

Of course we seniors are safer drivers. :) All our experience counts for more than fast reflexes.

SRTC Staff said...

That's right Charles, you show those young whippersnappers how to be safe on the road ;)

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SRTC is the federally designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for Spokane County. Urbanized areas with populations exceeding 50,000 people are required to have an MPO. SRTC was formed to address the county's transportation planning needs. It provides coordination in planning between the public, cities, small towns, the county, the state, transit providers, and tribes.

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