The first is to require the phone to automatically alert every person you’re texting or emailing at the moment you use your phone while moving. As we’ve seen, knowingly interacting with someone who is driving is a crime in many locales, and yes, you should go to jail for it. We need to change the cultural imperative, and we can’t do that with laws alone and we can’t do that with movies. Technology, though, can fix what it broke.
The second solution is even simpler: when a phone is moving, don’t permit it to accomplish certain tasks."
- How to stop people from texting while driving…so that no one has another accident from Seth Godin