ODOT, state patrol team up to tackle distracted driving

Distracted Driving

Lt. Jared Sutton, head of the Canfield Post of the patrol, said at a news conference at the Park and Ride facility at Interstate 80 and state Route 46 that texting while driving is a state offense. For now it is a “secondary offense,” which means a person can only receive a citation for that offense if they are …

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Distracted Driving
Screen time

That was actually the title of the USA television feature, Screen Time, and …. Alarmingly, death and injuries from texting and driving, or being on the … Read More Share this NewFacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn

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Texting While Driving to Move to Primary Offense

The new law does not change the existing penalties associated with texting and driving. The first violation of the ban is a non-moving violation, … Read More Share this NewFacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn

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‘Don’t Stop Believin'”…and, yes, the road was closed

(NOTE TO YOUNG DRIVERS: Do not drive with your eyes closed. Even for the briefest of moments. It's dumb. Just like texting when you are driving. Read More Share this NewFacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn