Headphones http://kplu.org en Listen Up, Walkers: Watch Out For Traffic When Wearing Headphones http://kplu.org/post/more-walkers-headphones-getting-clobbered-study-suggests By now we all know that <a href="http://www.distraction.gov/content/press-release/2011/12-8.html">distracted driving</a> can kill you. But a new <a href="http://injuryprevention.bmj.com/content/early/2012/01/03/injuryprev-2011-040161.short?g=w_injuryprevention_ahead_tab">study</a> suggests that distracted walking can be pretty deadly, too.<p>The study, published online by the journal <em>Injury Prevention</em>, is from researchers from the University of Maryland School of Medicine who looked at pedestrian accident data from a variety of sources between 2004 and 2011. Tue, 17 Jan 2012 21:07:22 +0000 Julie Rovner 3773 at http://kplu.org Listen Up, Walkers: Watch Out For Traffic When Wearing Headphones