Most parents with children in high school will tell you that the morning is typically one of the most difficult parts of the day. That's because their children are likely slow to get out of bed, largely silent while getting ready, and frequently late in getting out the door to their car or the bus stop.
Here in Virginia, state law expressly prohibits teen drivers from talking on a cell phone while driving, and all drivers from sending or receiving text messages while behind the wheel. Similar laws to prevent distracted driving can be found on the books of Maryland, the District of Columbia and the majority of other states.
If you were asked to carefully imagine your route to and from work, school or other daily destinations, there's a good chance you would find that you make a fair number of left turns on your route.