Keller @ Large: Debate Continues Over Proposed Massachusetts Distracted Driving BillMassachusetts Senate President Karen Spilka discusses the possibility of a distracted driving bill being passed.
Senate President Says Long Debated Distracted Driving Law Is CloseA long-running effort to get a state law that would limit drivers to hands-free use of cell phones while driving remains stalled on Beacon Hill.
Families Of Distracted Driving Victims Demand Answers At State HousePeople who have lost loved ones to distracted driving are demanding to know why a hands-free driving law is stuck in the legislature.
'Same Pole, Different Accident': Distracted Driver Crashes Hours After Berlin Police WarningIt appears a driver didn’t follow a warning from Berlin Police about distractions behind the wheel.
Berlin Police Say Crash Video Shows Dangers Of Texting While DrivingPolice in Berlin released video of a frightening July car crash, hoping it serves as a reminder of how dangerous distracted driving can be.
Distracted Driving Bill Hung Up Heading Into RecessLegislators waited for hours, but no driving bill surfaced for a vote before both branches departed.
Driver Using Cell Phone Crashes On Route 2 In LincolnMassachusetts State Police are warning people of the consequences of distracted driving following a crash in Lincoln.
‘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."