“There’s a study that shows texting while driving decreases your reaction time eight times worse than being legally drunk.”
Bills seek to remove “21 & under” caveat, extend ban to all drivers.
State Rep. Jerry Costello says lawmakers are cracking down on phone use while driving because it’s a new technology that presents new problems.
If the bill passes and you use a cell phone while driving in Illinois it had better be hands-free behind the wheel.
Missouri lawmaker introduces bill to penalize people who fail to give full time and attention to driving.
Texting and driving don’t go together. A bill which has passed an Illinois House committee would put the same ban on bicyclists.
The texting program is intended for simple, quick reference questions, up to 160 characters.
Sen. Robin Wright-Jones hopes to make texting a secondary offense.
Federal investigators says the 19-year-old pickup truck sent or received 11 texts in the 11 minutes immediately before the accident.
“We found that Missouri is one of the worst states in the nation for educators having their license revoked for sexual misconduct.”