Jun 29, 2018 · Red light on teen drivers' cellphone use starts July 1 After a decade of failure to enact a broader ban on texting and driving the teen driving ban narrowly passed and is set to take effect Author: Alison Steinbach. May 29, 2019 · The prevalence of cellular phones, new research, and publicized crashes has started many debates related to the role cell phones play in driver distraction. This chart details state cellular phone use and texting while driving laws. Missouri prohibits text .
Jan 09, 2013 · Kelsey’s law says no cell phone use while driving. Kelsey’s Law passed in Michigan, making it illegal for teen drivers to use cell phones. The law prohibits cell phone use by teen drivers with a Level 2 graduated license. This is when 16-year-olds can drive a motor vehicle without an adult in the state of Michigan. 94 percent of drivers support a ban on texting while driving. 74 percent of drivers support a ban on hand-held cell phone use. Teen Driver Cell Phone Statistics. According to a AAA poll, 94 percent of teen drivers acknowledge the dangers of texting and driving, but 35% admitted to doing it anyway.
Whether teen drivers are talking or texting on cellphones or simply chatting with passengers, distractions play a larger role than previously thought in automobile accidents and were responsible Author: Michael Muskal. Dec 13, 2011 · A federal safety board called Tuesday for a nationwide ban on the use of cell phones and text messaging devices while driving.