Safety http://www.kplu.org en Are you reading this while walking? Study reveals risks http://www.kplu.org/post/are-you-reading-while-walking-study-reveals-risks <p></p><p>Walking is becoming more hazardous, with the spread of smart-phones. And it’s not just because drivers are distracted.</p><p>Pedestrians who are texting or reading messages are four times more likely to do something dangerous than other pedestrians, according to researchers who looked at 20 of Seattle’s busiest intersections.</p><p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 23:34:21 +0000 Keith Seinfeld 7346 at http://www.kplu.org Are you reading this while walking? Study reveals risks