KCCI: Iowa House Could Debate Text Messaging Ban

KCCI is reporting that Iowa may consider legislation to ban texting while driving. According to the story, “A new survey released by Nationwide Insurance shows 8 in 10 Americans would like a ban on the practice of text messaging while driving.” If legislation is passed, Iowa would become one of 15 states and the District […]

Study: Texts while driving even more dangerous

From MSNBC.com BLACKSBURG, Va. – Texting while driving increases the risk of a crash much more than previous studies have concluded with motorists taking their eyes off the road longer than they do when talking or listening on their cell phones, a safety research institute said Monday. The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute used cameras to […]