Distraction was biggest killer (again) on New Jersey roads in 2018 — driver’s cellphone-use caused the most crashes

Making a call, texting, and drinking coffee killed the most drivers last year in N.J.
N.J.com, December 28, 2019

Battle Creek, Michigan’s handheld ban signage in place, police now ticketing for violations of local city’s ordinance

Police can now ticket drivers under hands-free cell phone law in Battle Creek
MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette, December 27, 2019

Costly conviction — study shows how much Canadian distracted drivers can expect their insurance premium to increase to with distracted driving on their driving record

Toronto
Expect to pay higher insurance premiums for distracted driving
Toronto Sun, December 8, 2019

Calgary
In Alberta, a single distracted driving conviction could cost you hundreds each year
Edmonton Journal, December 6, 2019

App’s data shows hands-free ‘laws are having an effect but they aren’t in enough states to affect the overall levels dramatically’: Research

Drivers Refuse to Put Down Their Phones. People Keep Dying.
Bloomberg, December 5, 2019