distracted driving

DISTRACTED- Program Teaches Students Driving Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Association estimates that there are 1.6 million crashes each year from cell phone use. That’s why some Bullock County officials are teaching students some valuable lessons about roadway safety. “There’s so much that can happen within 1 to 5 seconds of looking just to text back,” student Alsan Martin said. Martin was among the juniors and…

Hefty Fines In Effect For Texting And Driving in Montgomery

If you plan on making a drive to Georgia in the near future, you may want be aware of a new hands free distracted driving bill that takes affect soon. Texting and driving is already illegal in Georgia, but in just two months drivers won’t be able to touch their phones at all. A similar law is already in effect in…