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Media Contact:Camillia M. Travia
Public Relations Specialist
November 30, 2015
Teens Know Dangers of Driving With Cellphones But Do It Anyway, Penn Research Shows
What happens when "Tom Hanks," "Tom Cruise," and "Kesha" sit around a table? When the talkers are actually teens using researcher-requested pseudonyms they chose to anonymously discuss their driving habits, the results are surprising.
Specifically, the 16- to 18-year-olds were examining distracted driving, one of seven such conversations that took place within 30 teens.