Study: Flip-Flops Cause 1.4 Million Accidents Or Close Calls - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

Study: Flip-Flops Cause 1.4 Million Accidents Or Close Calls

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You might to think twice about putting on flip-flops before getting behind the wheel.

A new study says flip flops are responsible for more than a million close calls or accidents on the road every year.

One in nine drivers admit to getting their shoe stuck under the pedal.

And driving in flip flops can slow breaking time by 0.13 seconds.

Researchers say driving in flip flops is even more dangerous than high heels.

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