12 Reasons to Stop Multitasking Now!
It can be dangerous
Texting or talking on a cell phone, even with a hands-free device, is as dangerous as driving drunkyet that doesn’t stop many adults from doing it, even while they have their own children in the car.
It’s not just driving that puts you at risk for the consequences of multitasking, either. Research also shows that people who use mobile devices while walking are less likely to look before stepping into a crosswalk. And in one study, one in five teenagers who went to the emergency room after being hit by a car admitted they were using a smartphone at the time of the accident.
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