"7.1% of Injury Crashes involved trucks in Northland (only 3.9% truck driver at fault)"
"On average, texting drivers take their eyes off the road for up to 5 seconds at a time. At 90kph, that’s travelling the length of a football field completely blind."
"Texting While Driving.....Go Together Like.....Asphalt And Flesh"
"67.9% of Injury Crashes occurred on 'Open Roads' (100 kph speed limits) in Northland (80% in Far North District)"
"The top three distractions while driving mentioned by respondents were children, people outside the car, and passengers"