Driven To Distraction
- Verizon reminds N.Y. to go hands-free. // RCR Wireless News;10/29/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 44, p43
Deals with Verizon Wireless' reminders to its New York customers about the use of hands-free communications technology when talking and driving. Options given by the company to customers for complying with the hands-free law; Amount of fines facing customers who choose to ignore the law.
- State legislators try to find common ground on telematics, driving, safety. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;3/26/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 13, p26
Focuses on the efforts of state legislators across the United States to find a common ground on the use of wireless devices while driving.
- Google glass tester ticketed. // Injury Prevention (1353-8047);Apr2014, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p114
The article discusses the case of a California woman, who was issued with a ticket for allegedly wearing Google Glass while driving.
- Legislators Say No To Driving Talking Law. // Wireless Week;8/20/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 34, p12
Reports that the National Conference of State Legislatures in the United States passed a resolution opposing federal legislation that would require states to restrict the use of mobile phones while driving. Information on the bills proposed by Representative Gary Ackerman and Senator Jon...
- Employers urged to change policy on mobile phones or
face fines. Wigham, Ross // Employers Law;Dec2003, p5
Reports on a call to British employers regarding the implementation of policies banning mobile telephone use while driving, as of December 2003. Provisions of amendments to the Road Vehicles Regulations of 1986; Guidelines issued by the Department of Transport for employers; Fines to be imposed...
- Where's CTIA On Driving Issue? Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;10/09/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 41, p1
Discusses the involvement of the company CTIA to the legislative efforts addressing the use of wireless phones while driving in the United States. Support of the company Verizon Wireless to the legislation; Information on the vote of Suffolk County, New York on its own bill; Request of New York...
- N.Y. drivers revert to old habits despite handheld ban. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;9/8/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 36, p6
Reports on the results of a study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety about the impact of a ban on the use of handheld mobile phones while driving in New York. Pattern of initial compliance with the law; Inconsistency of the enforcement of the ban.
- A hands-off policy. Pring, Charlie // Employers Law;Feb2004, p8
Focuses on the reaction of motorists to the law prohibiting the use of hand-held mobile phones while driving in Great Britain. Impact of the law on employers' liability for employees on the road; Efforts of the Association of Chief Police Officers to implement the law; Extent of employers'...
- Throwing Truckers Under the Bus? An Evaluation of the Federal Ban on Hand-Held Mobile Telephone Use By Operators of Commercial Motor Vehicles. Potts, Brian C. // Transportation Law Journal;2014, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p33
The article focuses on the laws made for prohibiting the drivers of the commercial motor vehicles on using the mobile phones during driving. Topics discussed include laws made for regulating the penalties for violating the rules of driving a commercialized motor vehicle, laws made for using the...