FocusDriven applauds those introducing legislation to ban cell phone use while driving. We often speak with legislators to educate them about why such laws are necessary. At FocusDriven, we believe laws, strongly enforced, will help keep our roadways safe. FocusDriven appreciates the support of the National Safety Council which provided the following content.
Cell Phone & Texting Laws
The Governors Highway Safety Association
maintains current information about state laws in an easy-to-compare table format.
(NCSL) maintains a current database of bills not passed into law including status, authors and legislative history. Visit the NSCL database and choose "Distracted Driving" as the topic.
Cell Phones and Highway Safety: 2006 State Legislative Report
Matt Sundeen, National Conference of State Legislatures (2007)
Legislative summary : Cell phones and other driving distractions (Canada)
William Glenn. Workplace Environment Health & Safety Reporter (2008)
"Phone in One Hand. Ticket in the Other." NHTSA pilots enforcement of cell phone laws in Syracuse, New York and Hartford, Connecticut. It applies the Click It or Ticket high-visibility enforcement strategy to cell phones.