Drivers in Massachusetts will now face warnings — and eventually fines — if caught using their hand-held cellphones behind the wheel. Texting while driving had already been outlawed, but a new law prohibiting drivers from writing, reading or viewing text messages, even when stopped at a stoplight, went into effect Sunday. Drivers are also prohibited from talking or dialing on…
A law that bars drivers in Massachusetts from using hand-held cellphones behind the wheel in now in effect.
A law that bars drivers in Massachusetts from using hand-held cellphones behind the wheel takes effect Sunday. While it’s never easy to kick old habits, drivers in the Bay State will have no choice but to put down their phones while they’re behind the wheel. “It’s going to take time for people to get used to it,” said Alfredo...
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