April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Despite a statewide texting ban, distracted driving is still a major cause of trauma in Texas. April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month and TETAF encourages all stakeholders to spread the word on common driving distractions, including: Answering a call Responding to a text Checking email Eating Socializing with friends in the car Listening to loud music…

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Statewide Texting Ban Go Into Effect

Effective today, Texas has implemented a state-wide ban on texting while driving. Thank you to all the advocates who worked over the past decade to pass this common-sense, life-saving measure!

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Governor Signs Statewide Texting Ban

The Governor today signed HB 62 into law, creating a statewide texting ban. The bill will take effect Sept. 1, 2017. HB 62 is the result of years of dedicated advocacy by injury prevention and emergency healthcare professionals around the state.

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Just Drive Social Media Campaign

TETAF has launched a social media campaign as part of the Just Drive injury prevention initiative. Like us on Facebook at: Just Drive TETAF and follow us on Twitter: @JustDrive_TETAF. Check out the social media guide to learn how you can help spread the work via social media. Read more about the campaign and how…

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