- Forty-three percent of respondents answer or make work-related communications while driving.
- Generation X (ages 35-44) respondents were just as likely as millennials (ages 18-34) to answer or make work-related communications while driving; over half of both generations (54 percent each) admitted to doing this.
PGA TOUR® professional golfer Rick Lamb and Joan Woodward, Executive Vice President of Public Policy at Travelers and President of the Travelers Institute, will discuss the importance of situational awareness, whether on the golf course or on the road. Woodward also will moderate a panel discussion, where she will be joined by Hayes; Jane Terry, Senior Director of Government Affairs at the National Safety Council; and Georgia State Rep. John Carson.Travelers Poll MethodologyThis survey was conducted online within the United States by Harris Poll on behalf of Travelers from Sept. 12-14, 2017, among 2,083 U.S. adults ages 18 and older, among whom 1,146 are employed drivers. This online survey is not based on a probability sample, and therefore no estimate of theoretical sampling error can be calculated. For complete survey methodology, including weighting variables and subgroup sample sizes, please contact Judy Senechal, firstname.lastname@example.org. About the Travelers InstituteThe Travelers Institute, the public policy division of The Travelers Companies, Inc., engages in discussion and analysis of public policy topics of importance to the insurance marketplace and to the financial services industry more broadly. The Travelers Institute draws upon the industry expertise of Travelers' senior management, as well as the technical expertise of many of Travelers' underwriters, risk managers and other experts to provide information, analysis and solutions to public policymakers and regulators. Travelers is a leading provider of property casualty insurance for auto, home and business. For more information, visit www.travelers.com.