Think it will just take a second for you to write and send a quick text message while driving? Think again.

Plymouth Rock Assurance is an auto insurance company in Massachusetts. They recently hit the streets to investigate just how dangerous it is to text and drive.

Check out the video featuring texters racing against the clock. You may be surprised by how long it actually takes them and will hopefully think twice before taking your eyes off the road and hands off the wheel to use your phone to text, no matter how quick you think it will be.



Remember, in Massachusetts and most states texting while driving are banned for all drivers. Some states have a partial ban.

Read more on the Plymouth Rock Assurance Blog.

Plymouth Rock Assurance is a member of The Plymouth Rock Group of Companies which together write and manage over $1 billion in annual automobile and homeowners’ insurance premiums. Plymouth Rock Assurance is rated “A-/Excellent” for financial strength by the A.M. Best Company, the industry’s premier rating service.