‘It’s Going To Save Lives’: Father Who Lost Daughter Praises Distracted Driving BillKatie Brannelly, of Norwood, passed away six years ago this month after being hit by a suspected distracted driver.
Massachusetts Senate To Debate Hand-Held Cellphone Ban For Drivers ThursdayMassachusetts could soon be a step closer to banning hand-held cellphone use by drivers.
Mass. House Approves Cellphone Driving, Racial Profiling BillThe Massachusetts House of Representatives has approved legislation that would bar motorists from using hand-held cellphones while behind the wheel.
Parents Are Often Distracted While Driving, Research At Boston Hospital FindsResearchers found that half of parents of all ages reported writing text messages while driving in the past month.
'She Died In Vain': Mother Outraged By Distracted Driver's SentenceThe driver who was texting when he hit and killed Gabby Lowell was sentenced to probation and community service.
Boston Launches Contest With $5,000 Grand Prize For Safest DriverMayor Marty Walsh is launching a competition to encourage better driving habits in a city notorious for its twisty streets and testy motorists.
Texting While Driving Laws Are Working, Study FindsAccording to a new study, laws that ban texting behind the wheel are making a difference.
'Meet Bob, Don't Be Bob': Police Post Warning About Distracted DrivingIn a Facebook post, the police department shared images from a recent crash and dubbed the driver, who was texting, "Bob."
West Bridgewater Police Stop 126 Distracted Drivers In 3 HoursPolice in West Bridgewater stopped 126 distracted drivers in just three hours on Tuesday.
Video Shows Logan Express Bus Driver Distracted While DrivingA Logan Express bus driver is off the job after a passenger claims to have caught him distracted behind the wheel.
Driver Was Looking At Phone During Crash Through Fence, Front Of HouseA distracted driver crashed through a fence and hit the front of a house in Quincy, police said.
Gov. Baker Calls For Passage Of Cellphone Driving BanGov. Charlie Baker threw his support for the first time on Tuesday behind a proposal that would ban motorists in Massachusetts from holding their cellphones while they drive.
Infotainment Systems Pose Distracted Driving RisksWe usually associate distracted driving with talking or texting behind the wheel, but now there is a new concern - technology built right into your dash.
Brookline Police Pull Over Dozens In Distracted Driving Awareness CampaignBrookline Police are cracking down on distracted drivers in a program that uses plainclothes officers to nab motorists on their phones.
AAA: Deadly Crashes Involving Teen Drivers Spike During Summer MonthsA new report is warning that teen drivers are more likely to get in fatal crashes during what it calls the "100 deadliest days" between Memorial Day and Labor Day.