Latest Mobile phones and driving safety Stories

2010-09-19 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Fifty-two percent of drivers said they feel less safe on the roads now than they did five years ago, according to the third-annual 2010 Traffic Safety Culture Index released today by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.

2010-08-16 13:25:00

Technology Solutions like CellControl Help Drivers Pick and Choose which Cell Phone Features can be Prohibited Depending on which State They Live in BATON ROUGE, La., Aug.

2010-08-01 09:00:00

Council urges motorists to avoid inattention blindness caused by cell phone use while driving ITASCA, Ill., Aug. 1, /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Safety Council today announced its support for National Stop on Red Week Aug.

2010-07-07 14:58:00

ITASCA, Ill., July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Safety Council President Janet Froetscher today emphasized the leadership of the business community in calling for strong laws and visible enforcement, combined with education, to eliminate cell phone distracted driving.

2010-07-07 14:35:00

Singling out cell phone distractions is necessary to save lives GRAPEVINE, Texas, July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FocusDriven - Advocates for Cell-Free Driving today spoke out against the DRIVE Coalition - a group that hopes to address the distracted driving issue through education, not laws - at a press conference with the Department of Transportation.

2010-07-07 10:00:00

Statement for Attribution to Vernon F. Betkey, Jr., Chairman, Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) WASHINGTON, July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- I am delighted to join Secretary LaHood at the Department of Transportation today.

2010-06-16 13:53:00

ITASCA, Ill., June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Safety Council and CTIA-The Wireless Association released a radio public service announcement on the dangers of distracted driving as part of their "On the Road, Off the Phone" campaign during National Wireless Safety Week (June 14-18).

2010-06-08 14:19:00

Act provides incentive grants to states that adopt a ban on texting and handheld cell phone use for all drivers and a total cell phone ban for drivers younger than 18. ITASCA, Ill., June 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Safety Council today announced its support for the Distracted Driving Prevention Act.

2010-05-13 10:19:00

GRAPEVINE, Texas, May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FocusDriven - Advocates for Cell-Free Driving today announced its appointment of Jacy Good as a board member.

2010-05-05 10:02:00

MADISON, Wis., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- AAA Wisconsin applauds Governor Doyle and Wisconsin legislators for their commitment to keep Wisconsin's roads safe by passing AB496 into law, which bans text messaging while driving for all drivers.

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