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Read | Delete: Texting While Walking Isn’t Funny Anymore

Data crunched from the Consumer Product Safety Commission discovered that emergency room visits involving distracted pedestrians using cellphones were up 124% in 2014 from 2010—and up 10-fold from 2006. Some researchers now blame portable electronic gadgets for 10% of pedestrian injuries, and a half-dozen deaths a year.

Source: The Wall Street Journal
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