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Thursday 9 February 2023 Dublin: 3°C

# eyes on the road

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# eyes on the road
Taking calls and checking Facebook while driving: Irish drivers are among the worst in Europe
A new survey has looked at bad phone habits while behind the wheel.
# eyes on the road
Garda operation targeting people using mobile phones while driving
Operation Mobile Phone will continue today.
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Using WhatsApp, Twitter or Facebook while driving hasn't been completely outlawed yet
Laws exist around picking up your phone, but there is difficulty in enforcing rules around the messaging apps.
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Young drivers are more likely to crash due to mobile phone distraction
The US study also produced a surprise result, simply talking on the phone did not prove dangerous.
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