Maria's Message

Maria's Story

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She said to her mom, “I love you more,” closed the door and left, that’s the last time we ever heard her sweet voice. September 17, 2013 is a day I’ll never forget. That...Read more

Maria's Message Safe Driving Days | Saturday, August 25

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Instructors from the Mid-Ohio School put students behind the wheel to learn skills they will use throughout their driving lives.Read more

Simpler infotainment systems in cars reduce distracted driving

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The simpler infotainment systems are proven to be the safest ones for the driver to use while driving, according to new research from AAA.Read more

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Drive To Save Lives: Join Maria's Ride

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Join 10TV for Maria's Ride on Sunday, September 16. The procession will start at Dublin Coffman High School and end at the Schottenstein Center on The Ohio State...Read more

Ohio State Highway Patrol reminds drivers to focus on the roads

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Last year, 13,997 crashes in Ohio had a reported distraction, resulting in 51 fatal crashes.Read more

Tiberi family honors daughter with 100th Maria's Message presentation

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Dom Tiberi started his quest with a simple message -- don't drive distracted. It's what claimed the life of his daughter, Maria. Today, Dom, his entire family and 10TV...Read more

Maria's Message Events

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Join Maria's Message at locations around central Ohio to help put an end to distracted driving.Read more

OSHP warns drivers of the dangers of distracted driving

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April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month.Read more

New data suggests distracted driving on the rise

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A new AAA survey shows that despite raised awareness, distracted driving is still a growing problem.Read more

Fairfield County teens learn the consequences of distracted driving

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Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for American teens. In Fairfield County, a new initiative is impacting hundreds of...Read more

What researchers are doing to tackle distracted driving

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The leading cause of death among teenagers isn't drugs. Nor suicide. It's traffic accidents.Read more

Young drivers are limited by law on number of passengers

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Ohio has had a passenger restriction for young drivers since 2007, but many parents aren't aware of the number.Read more