Germans Ignore Driving Restrictions

Vaughan, Allyson
August 2001
Wireless Week;8/20/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 34, p12
Trade Publication
Reports that many in Germany are ignoring law related to the use of mobile phones while driving. Other driver distractions besides the use of phones; View of Philipp Schindera, a spokesman for T-Mobile, about the law; Impact of the law.


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