According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, more than 3100 people were killed in 2020 alone because drivers were distracted. A significant percentage of the problem is caused by cell-phone use while driving. We all see people texting while driving. Sending or reading a text can take the driver's eyes off the road for about 5 seconds. Here's a scary thought: At 55 mph, that's like going the length of a football field with your eyes closed. Read more about the problem here.