Distracted Driving

Texting Will Get Drivers On 'Naughty List,' Mass. Highway Signs WarnHe sees you when you’re sleeping – and he knows when you’ve been texting and driving, too.
Keller @ Large: Time To Ban Handheld Phones While DrivingAccording to the National Safety Council, 27% of car crashes are tied to driver distraction from cellphone use, some involving texting but most resulting from simply talking on or dialing the phone.
Massachusetts House Gives Initial OK To Hands-Free Cellphone BillThe bill would ban drivers from holding cellphones, except in emergency situations.
NH Set To Enforce Cell Phone Ban For DriversNew Hampshire will become the 15th state to bar drivers from using hand-held cellphones while driving when a new law goes into effect on Wednesday.
Survey: Unrestrained Pets Lead To Distracted DrivingTravel organization AAA is warning drivers to restrain their pets on road trips, adding that more than 10 percent of people surveyed admitted to taking pictures of their pet while behind the wheel.
NH Officials Warning Drivers Of Upcoming Cellphone BanA law banning hand-held cellphone use while driving in New Hampshire goes into effect on July 1.
Police ‘Texting Blitz’ Stops 80 Drivers On Route 106Police in West Bridgewater showed this week that they’re serious about cracking down on distracted driving.
Study: Distracted Teen Driving Far Worse Than Previously ThoughtDistracted driving is a factor in almost six out of 10 crashes, AAA says.
Police: Texting While Driving Causes N.H. Toll Booth CrashA New Hampshire man was cited following a toll booth crash that was determined to have been caused by texting while driving.
NightSide - Joel Feldman Wants To End Distracted DrivingJoel Feldman tragically lost his daughter when she was killed by a distracted driver.
AAA Study: 'Public Safety Crisis' Ahead Due To Distracted DrivingA study showed that listening to the radio provides little risk while using voice-activated commands can provide a high risk while behind the wheel.
Police Cracking Down On DUI, Distracted Driving On Labor Day WeekendThis weekend, state and local police will increases patrols and sobriety checkpoints to help prevent fatal car crashes.

More From CBS Boston

Taz Show
Download Weather App

Listen Live