TITLE

Verizon Takes Road Less Traveled

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Rikki; Bassuener, Kristy
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/02/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 40, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Verizon Wireless will support a bill in the Illinois state legislation that bans drivers from using handsets without a hands-free device. Effect of the stance of the company; Position of the Personal Communications Industry Association (PCIA) on the use of wireless devices; Cities in the United States where bans against wireless drivers are in effect as of October 2000.
ACCESSION #
3642500

 

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