Car crash ER visits fell in states that ban texting while driving, study says

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  1. ronjor

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    By Dr. Edith Bracho-Sanchez, CNN March 21, 2019
     
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    It's illegal in UK to hold a phone while driving. You must have hands-free access.
     
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    Same here in Australia but that doesn't seem to deter many. That is definitely one of my pet hates. :ouch:
     
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    Arizona joins 47 other states with cellphone-driving law
     
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    In-car technology: are we being sold a false sense of security?
     
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    Hands-free phone ban for drivers 'should be considered'
    Drivers could be banned from using hands-free mobile phones in England and Wales, a group of MPs has suggested
    August 13, 2019
    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-49320473
     
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