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28 11, 2011

FMCSA Bans Hand Held Cellphones

In a widely predicted move, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration issued a final rule on Wednesday, November 23 banning the use of a handheld cellphone while operating a CMV. Distracted driving has been the signature cause of current Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood. Over the past several years he has launched campaign after campaign [...]

21 12, 2010

What's Distracting Drivers?

As you may have read on Friday, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has proposed a rule banning the use of hand-held telephones while driving a CMV. Today marked the publication of the NPRM in the Federal Register. This notice included information on why the DOT has been on such a kick about distracted driving [...]