Distracted Driving

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NH Officials Warning Drivers Of Upcoming Cellphone Ban

A law banning hand-held cellphone use while driving in New Hampshire goes into effect on July 1.

04/24/2015

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Police ‘Texting Blitz’ Stops 80 Drivers On Route 106

Police in West Bridgewater showed this week that they’re serious about cracking down on distracted driving.

04/16/2015

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Study: Distracted Teen Driving Far Worse Than Previously Thought

Distracted driving is a factor in almost six out of 10 crashes, AAA says.

03/25/2015

A Manchester resident was rear ended at the Bedford Toll Plaza. (Image Credit: New Hampshire State Police)

Police: Texting While Driving Causes N.H. Toll Booth Crash

A New Hampshire man was cited following a toll booth crash that was determined to have been caused by texting while driving.

03/14/2015

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NightSide – Joel Feldman Wants To End Distracted Driving

Joel Feldman tragically lost his daughter when she was killed by a distracted driver.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/08/2015

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AAA Study: ‘Public Safety Crisis’ Ahead Due To Distracted Driving

A study showed that listening to the radio provides little risk while using voice-activated commands can provide a high risk while behind the wheel.

10/07/2014

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Police Cracking Down On DUI, Distracted Driving On Labor Day Weekend

This weekend, state and local police will increases patrols and sobriety checkpoints to help prevent fatal car crashes.

08/28/2014

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‘Keep Calm And Drive On’ Among MassDOT Highway Saftey Sign Contest Winners

The other winners were “Make yah Ma proud, wear yah seatbelt,” to encourage belt use and “Put down the phone! Your LOLs and OMGs can wait,” to fight distracted driving.

08/14/2014

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MassDOT Contest Asks Drivers To Send A Message On Bad Behavior Behind Wheel

Drivers are invited to join MassDOT’s #DOTSPEAK contest to submit the best messages to combat road rage, distracted driving and encourage seatbelt use.

06/23/2014

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NH Lawmakers Driven To Curb Distracted Driving

Several New Hampshire legislative proposals to cut down on distracted driving — from bans on electronic devices to outlawing applying makeup or reading a newspaper while behind the wheel — received universal support during a nearly two-hour committee hearing Tuesday.

01/14/2014

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