AAA: Drivers Increasingly Distracted By Dashboard TechnologyWhen most people think of distracted driving they think of smartphones, but a new study says there are other distractions in vehicles that can be just as bad.
Texting-While-Driving Ban Now In Effect Across TexasIt's now illegal to text on a mobile phone while driving a vehicle in the state of Texas.
New York Eyes 'Textalyzer' To Bust Distracted DriversNew York state is set to study the use of a device known as the "textalyzer" that would allow police to determine whether a motorist involved in a serious crash was texting while driving.
Man Who Lost Wife, Daughter Says State Texting Ban Doesn't Go Far EnoughEmma Shaffer and her daughter, Tita were killed by a driver who was texting last year near Denton.
Governor Abbott Requests Lawmakers Pass 20 Bills During Special SessionGovernor Greg Abbott scolded Texas lawmakers Tuesday for having to call them back for a special session on July 18.
Gov. Abbott Pressuring House, Senate To Pass Bathroom BillGovernor Greg Abbott also discussed a wide range of issues impacting Texas this legislative session in a one-on-one interview.
Waco Man Indicted For Texting While Driving During CrashA Waco man was indicted for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon following a serious crash after he found to be texting while driving.
Study: Texas Among Top 20 States With Most Distracted DriversAccording to a new study, distracted driving is probably worse than you think, with drivers looking at their smartphones on 88 out of 100 trips.
Texas House Approves Texting While Driving Ban... AgainThe Texas House is once again pushing for a statewide ban on texting while driving after efforts in previous years either fizzled out or were vetoed.
Drivers Still Dialing, But Want More 'Behind The Wheel' Phone LawsA new insurance company survey says that despite drivers' continued push and support for laws restricting cellphone use while driving, they are still sometimes regularly using the devices irresponsibly.
Texas House Passes Bill Outlawing Texting While DrivingFor the third time, the Texas House has passed a bill outlawing texting while driving.
Texas House OKs Ban On Texting While Driving, But Veto May LoomA statewide ban on texting while driving gained preliminary approval in the Texas House on Wednesday, advancing a plan that four years ago fell victim to a gubernatorial veto - and could face a similar fate this time.

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