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'Like Taking Candy From a Baby': NY State Troopers Crack Down on Cell Phones
Illinois Voters Back Ban On Drivers Using Handheld Phones
CRACKDOWN: Are You Still Driving With Your Cell Phone?
Will Pit Bulls Be Spared?
State House OK's Bill Banning Cell Phone Use While Driving
Texting While Driving Is a Reality of "Cyborg Living"
Bay Area blogger
We used to use things like hammers or cars to augment our physical abilities. But computers and phones augment our mental capabilities by allowing us to store and access information outside of our brains.
No More Wake-Up Calls While I'm Driving, Please!
Lois Alter Mark
Award-winning blogger at MidlifeAtTheOasis.com
I got a ticket for talking on my cell while driving. Me. The one who lectures her husband and kids not to text and drive and to use their headsets. I don't even have a headset. Lesson learned.
Texting While Driving Poses Real Dangers
Bay Area blogger
When it comes to street safety, there's some good news and some bad news. The good news is that nationwide drunk driving rates are dropping significantly. The bad news is that distracted driving research is far less promising.
The STAND UP ACT is a Big Mistake
President, National Youth Rights Association
The STAND UP ACT is a mistake and should be reconsidered. If this bill's supporters believe new drivers need time to ease into driving then this bill should apply to all new drivers, not just new drivers under 18.
On The Serious and Preventable Issue of Distracted Driving
Jennifer L. Smith
Co-founder of FocusDriven.org, an advocacy group against distr...
Road crashes claim 1.3 million lives each year. That's one death every 30 seconds. Distracted driving is a serious and preventable problem, worthy of the attention of our highest government leaders.
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Denying Cab Drivers a Cell Phone Puts Them in Danger (and Makes You Late)
Author of "Hack," licensed NYC taxi driver
When taxi drivers find themselves alone in their cabs -- as they often do -- with psychopaths, scam artists, or even just garden-variety drunken idiots, that little hands-free device can be a lifeline.
Bans On Texting While Driving Gain Support
Ban Hand-Held Texting and Calling While Driving, but Don't Sever the Wireless Link to Cars
CEO, Auto Alliance
We must address distracted driving, but we must do it without undercutting developing technologies that will help in making driving even safer.
Let Us Drive in Peace
Television writer; Producer, Seinfeld; Host, Narrow World of S...
First, drinking. Then talking on the phone. Then text messaging. You'd think the government would cut back on its probes into highway accident-causing activities, but ... no dice.
Cab Drivers Still Use Phones Despite Ban And Risks
Fines For Driving And Texting, Talking To Soar
Cell Phone Fines Can Be Paid Out Of Court
Cell Phone Driving Law Relaxed
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