Texting while walking causes more -- although usually less serious -- injuries than texting while driving, according to an expert.
"When texting, you're not as in control with the complex actions of walking," Dr. Dietrich Jehle, a professor of emergency medicine at the University at Buffalo, said in a university news release. "While talking on the phone is a distraction, texting is much more dangerous because you can't see the path in front of you."
Friday, March 7, 2014
Posted By Milton Recht
From MedlinePlus, "Texting While Walking Often Leads to Injuries: Expert: Distraction causes people to fall down stairs, step into traffic, trauma doctor says" by Robert Preidt:
Posted 3/07/2014 03:09:00 PM