Study: Cell phone injuries rising

Aidan Bean
Created: December 05, 2019 09:16 PM

More people are getting injured - from using their cell phones.

Researchers from Rutgers University found the number of cell phone-related injuries to the head and neck have increased over the past 20 years.


Many were a result of distraction.

The most common injuries included lacerations, abrasions - and even internal organ injuries.

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