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Over 1 in 10 Dutch drivers text while driving

Friday 19 May 2017 | 10:02 CET | News
One in eight Dutch drivers (12%) admits to sending text messages while behind the wheel, according to a survey by the statistics bureau CBS. The figure rises to 23 percent among 18-35 year-olds. Eleven percent of drivers admitted to making calls, while 38 percent said they use a handsfree system. In general men and young people more often use their phones while driving than women and older people.

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Countries: Netherlands
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