The Importance of Banning Phone Use in Your Fleet

Apr 12, 2017 by Categories: Distracted Driving Updates

In the past decade or so, legislation regarding driver cellphone use has been a focus to curb the dangers of distracted driving. While every state has some form of restriction for cellphone use while driving, some states are slightly more flexible with how much a driver can operate his or her phone.

For example, the hand-held cellphone ban is required of all drivers (without any caveats) in only 13 states, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures.

However, despite there being some flexibility to laws relating to cellphone usage, commercial fleet drivers are not permitted to use a cellphone while simultaneously operating a vehicle. And this includes the use of hands-free devices…

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Apr 12, 2017 by Categories: Distracted Driving Updates

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