Articles about texting and driving


Woman recorded by motorcyclist texting while driving turns herself in because Canadians

Last updated: 07/14/2020

A Newfoundland driver surrendered herself to Ottawa authorities and is facing numerous charges after being caught texting and driving in a viral video this week. On August 27, a...

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Indiana governor wants to amend distracted driving law, ban all cell phone behind wheel

Last updated: 07/13/2020

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Governor Eric Holcomb announced his 2020 next level agenda, outlining key issues he hopes to address in the new year. Among them is a change to Indiana's...

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How To Stop Teens From Texting While Driving

Last updated: 07/13/2020

It is so important for safety that teens don’t text and drive. Of course, actions speak louder than words, so we must begin to educate our teens by not texting and driving...

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Parallels between Mask Wearing (or Not) and Texting while Driving

Last updated: 07/11/2020

The battle lines have been drawn. In an effort to reduce and contain the spread of the novel coronavirus aka COVID-19, a statewide order in Washington now requires most people...

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Alberta lagging behind in roadside safety: AMA

Last updated: 07/10/2020

CALGARY (660 NEWS) – Alberta is trailing the rest of the country in roadside safety and the AMA says the lack of action is putting lives at risk. The Alberta Motor Association...

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Holding your cellphone while driving in Indiana is against the law starting July 1

Last updated: 07/08/2020

A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. If you're an Indiana resident or just passing through the state on the I-275 loop, be sure to put the phone down while...

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Time for the text talk: Help your teen avoid the dangers of texting and driving

Last updated: 07/07/2020

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says that 71 percent of teens have admitted to composing or sending SMS/text messages while driving — and your teen may be...

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New Paltz pedestrian-vehicle collisions spike; village seeks solutions

Last updated: 07/05/2020

A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. The number of pedestrians struck by vehicles on Main Street in the Village of New Paltz has risen sharply in the past two...

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Hands-free driving law takes effect Wednesday in Indiana

Last updated: 07/03/2020

Hands-free driving law takes effect Wednesday in Indiana 10 sec ago 2 min to read A new Indiana law that goes into effect July 1 prohibits drivers from holding a phone whwwile...

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Ban on using cellphones while driving among new laws on Wednesday

Last updated: 07/02/2020

Ban on using cellphones while driving among new laws on Wednesday Lisa Kaczke and Danielle Ferguson Sioux Falls Argus Leader Jun 27, 2020 Save Law enforcement will soon be able...

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