Latest Mobile phones and driving safety Stories

2009-11-09 12:19:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AAA officials today joined with state legislators to urge passage of a state law to ban text messaging while driving.

2009-10-22 11:54:00

DEARBORN, Mich., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- AAA Michigan today (October 22) applauded legislators for their vote which would ban all motorists from text messaging while driving in Michigan.

2009-10-19 07:30:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Vlingo Corporation released new data regarding teen distracted driving habits today from its second annual Vlingo Consumer Mobile Messaging Habits Report as the nation prepares for National Teen Driver Safety Week October 18-24.

2009-10-16 13:54:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Phoning while driving and texting behind the wheel are in the news. This is the highway safety issue of the moment, the subject of cartoons and, on a more serious side, the focus of legislation.

2009-10-14 12:46:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Auditor General Jack Wagner said today that he will ban all employees of the Department of the Auditor General from texting while driving.

2009-10-01 15:44:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Statement by Judith L. Stone, President, Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety: "Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety welcomes today's announcement by U.S.

2009-10-01 05:50:00

Distracted driving has become a serious issue on the road as people become more and more attached to their cell phones and handheld devices, and less likely to put them down while driving, the Obama administration declared on Wednesday.

2009-09-30 05:00:00

International Automakers laud DOT for hosting Summit on Distracted Driving ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of International Automobile Manufacturers, Inc.

2009-09-25 08:25:00

New AAA Research Shows Reduced Texting by Drivers After California Law Takes Effect WASHINGTON, Sept.

2009-09-25 06:00:00

DEARBORN, Mich., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The vast majority of U.S. drivers believes handheld texting while driving is very dangerous and should be banned nationwide, according to a new national survey released today. The survey showed that 86 percent of U.S.

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