Archive for 2010

Disney bans employees from texting while driving

Florida has not been able to come up with a texting ban in the last few years.  But the Walt Disney Corporation is making a move before the state legislature does. 
A new rule bans all 60,000 Disney employees from texting while driving on the job. The ban also prohibits employees from making or receiving phone [...]

Indiana groups lobbying for texting ban

The AAA Hoosier Motor Club wants drivers in Indiana to understand the dangers of texting while driving.  That’s why the organization is rallying with the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute, State Farm Insurance, Hendricks County Purdue extension and the Indiana Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) in a public campaign of the DUI of the new millennium. 
Since [...]

Alberta approves distracted driving law

Alberta Transportation Minister Luke Ouellette made a promise over the summer: that his government would come up with the toughest law on distracted driving.  On November 17, the promise turned into reality as the Alberta legislature approved a new bill that will ban distractions such as texting while driving.
Under the new the Traffic Safety Amendment [...]

Elementary school bus driver caught texting while driving

One would think that the person driving your kids to school puts their safety at the top of their list.  Seems one employee of the Rockingham County Schools put her personal interest before the children’s need.
A full-time employee working as a bus driver for Draper Elementary School, in North Carolina, was removed from her duties [...]

94% of adults against texting while driving

Texting while driving has been a hot issue in 2010 and the latest telephone poll shows so.
A new Ramussen Report national telephone survey reveals that 94% of the people surveyed think that texting while driving should be banned.  Still, there are some people who don’t think that the law should apply to individual rights.  Just [...]

NYC train operator caught texting while driving

Since the beginning of the year, at least 178 train operators and bus drivers for the MTA  NYC Transit have been caught texting while driving on the job.  This time, the dangerous behavior was caught on video.
At about 8:45 on a Friday morning, a 7 train operator was seen using his cell phone and not [...]

18-year-old faces 5 years in prison for texting while driving

An 18-year-old teen from Knox County, Ohio involved in a car crash last July may be incarcerated for up to 5 years and get up to $15,000 in fines because she is suspected of texting while driving.
On August 4, it is believed that the young girl was texting while driving when she crashed into another [...]

15-year-old teen pushes Daphne, AL to ban texting while driving

Who said teenagers aren’t involved in politics?  Thanks to the efforts of a 15-year-old girl, the city on Daphne, Alabama will become the latest municipality in the state to ban texting while driving.
Over the summer, Jasmine Lee, a 15-year-old Bayside Academy student, became Alabama Junior Teen Queen.  In August, she spoke before the city’s Public [...]

Converse, TX bans texting while driving

After Universal City, Selma, and San Antonio, Converse becomes the latest Texas city to ban texting while driving. 
The Converse City Council recently passed an ordinance to prohibit drivers from reading and sending text messages as well as browsing the Internet while driving.  Voted unanimously by all 7 council members, the ordinance will become effective on [...]

Edgartown, MA issues first fine for texting while driving

9 days after Massachusetts’ texting while driving ban became effective, police officers in Edgartown issued their first citation to a local driver. 
According to the police report, Mauricio Decarvalho was stopped at a stop signed when a police officer saw him using his cell phone.
“The operator of this vehicle was using his cell phone in what [...]


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