Some text here to click

AT&T Rhode Island News

December 18, 2018

Providence Journal, Opinion: Making Progress Against Texting And Driving

Posted by AT&T Rhode Island Team

From Patricia Jacobs, AT&T New England President, in Providence Journal:

Ninety-eight percent of Americans know that texting and driving is dangerous, yet nearly nine-in-ten people still admit to using their smartphones while driving, and nearly four-in-ten say that distracted driving is a habit. Sadly, this pattern of behavior has had deadly consequences far too many times.

Eight years ago, AT&T started our It Can Wait initiative to work with local community leaders across the country to inform drivers about the dangers of distracted driving and to encourage them to stay safe on the road.

Rhode Island has been a national leader in this effort under the leadership and commitment of Rhode Island Attorney General Peter Kilmartin. Through his passion for this issue and unrelenting efforts, Kilmartin has brought It Can Wait to young drivers in nearly every high school in the state, making him one of the nation’s leading voices against texting and driving.

Read Patricia's full piece in Providence Journal.

Share this with your friends and family:

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn

December 18, 2018

WPRI: "100th It Can Wait Driving Seminar is Kilmartin’s Last"

Posted by AT&T Rhode Island Team
From WPRI:CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Over the past six years, a campaign from Attorney General Peter Kilmartin's office, Rhode Island State Police, and AT&T has gone out to high...
August 27, 2018

AT&T Invests Nearly $35 Million Dollars Over 3-Year Period to Boost Local Networks in Rhode Island

Posted by AT&T Rhode Island Team
At AT&T1*, we've invested nearly $35 million dollars in our Rhode Island wireless and wired networks during 2015-2017. These investments boost reliability, coverage, speed and overall performance...
October 27, 2017

Join me this Veterans Day to Thank Our Heroes

Posted by Patricia Jacobs
Veterans Day is a day of reflection. Reflecting on our country’s past. Reflecting on where we are today. And, most importantly, reflecting on those who fought for our freedoms. AT&T has a...
August 02, 2017

Connecting people to opportunity: AT&T Annual Sustainability Report

Posted by AT&T Rhode Island Team
At AT&T, we are using the power of our network, our workforce and our connections to drive positive change in communities. Our successes in this effort are in large part due to our...