A statewide texting-while-driving ban might soon be a reality for South Carolina, though many wonder whether it will be effective.
Greenville has banned texting while driving.
A North Carolina woman faces murder and other charges after authorities say she was texting a message when she hit and killed a 75-year-old woman walking to visit a neighbor.
AT&T is back in South Carolina, warning about the dangers of texting and driving.
Charleston City Council will hold a public hearing next month on a proposal to ban texting while driving.
AT&T is bringing its warnings about the dangers of texting and driving back to South Carolina .
According to new research from NHTSA, the percentage of drivers who are visibly text-messaging or using a hand-held device increased significantly for a second year in a row from 0.9 percent in 2010 to 1.3 percent in 2011, while driver hand-held cell phone use stood at 5 percent in 2011. That’s a 44 percent increase.
In your teenage years, it is all about peer pressure to do the wrong thing. Well, the Distraction Free Fridays campaign aims to use peer influence to do the right thing. You can impact your peers in a positive way – it just takes commitment to set a good example.
(CBS Charlotte) — We all know that either talking on the phone or texting while driving can cause fatal traffic accidents — but what about when we become distracted by our own thoughts? Is it […]
April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and CBS Radio Charlotte is working to raise the profile of this important issue. Sometimes, images are the best way to convey a message. Here’s an infographic from Michigan Auto Law that explains driver distractions among newly-licensed teenage drivers.