Van drivers and young motorists in their 20s are far more likely to use a mobile phone while driving than other road-users Campaigners routinely talk about the inherent dangers of the distraction caused by mobile phone usage, but drivers never believe Cobourg Police Service has announced that a Distracted Driving Campaign will take place over the month of march. It’s a public-awareness and enforcement initiative aimed at reducing such things as the use of and-held cell phones while driving, which became Using a cellphone, even if it is hands free, is like driving drunk – and texting is even worse, a cell phone expert says has compared cellphone use to alcohol use. Levitan agrees. While talking on a phone, he said, a person’s brain works to They also hope to talk about the dangers of distracted driving to students in neighboring high schools. Greg LaVallee hopes this effort to increase awareness of distracted driving will cause the Minnesota Legislature to ban talking on a cell phone while An insider told Radar Online that it is looking like phone use may have been the root cause of the crash. Bruce has been photographed driving while he is using his cell phone. It is against California laws to drive and use a cell phone or text, but AUGUSTA, Maine — The Legislature’s Transportation Committee narrowly voted against a bill Friday that would outlaw the use of cellphones or other electronic devices while driving, but there were indications the measure could stand a better chance of .
Meanwhile, Sen. Steve Urquhart, R-St. George, author of last year’s law, pushed to toughen it this year by proposing to ban all hand-held use of cell phones while driving, and allow only hands-free use. Anderegg said Wednesday that their middle-ground Mia Jones (D-Jacksonville) and Sen. Audrey Gibson (D-Jacksonville)—aim to outlaw all cellphone use while driving, not just the text messaging banned under the current statute. The bills are the latest attempt by state legislators to crack down on the use On Friday at 9 a.m., the Legislature’s Transportation Committee will consider my bill to prohibit use of handheld cellphones while driving and make it a traffic infraction. I hope many people will consider appearing and voicing their opinion. The San Mateo County Police Chiefs and Sheriff Association is spreading the message that distracted drivers are not only a danger to themselves that texting while driving is a dangerous behavior, but many still use their cell phones and other mobile .
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