Handheld ban legislation clears Tennessee Senate — Gov. Lee’s signature would make law effective July 1

New Law Will Make Tennessee Completely ‘Hands-Free’ While Driving Effective July 1
The Tennessee Star, May 5, 2019

Distracted driving survey by automaker finds US drivers more worried of distractions than ever — mobile devices most distracting; admittedly so: Research

Study: What Americans believe is biggest threat on the road
Detroit Free Press, April 16, 2019

Houston metro-area deemed most distracted behind the wheel by analytics app — panel calls for handheld ban in Texas

Tougher laws, technology needed to fight distracted driving epidemic, NTSB panel agrees
Houston Chronicle, April 11, 2019

Effectiveness of handheld ban beginning to be gleaned in Georgia: Research

NEW FINDINGS: Early evidence shows Georgia distracted-driving law makes a difference
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, April 10, 2019

With regard to effective distracted driving laws, Pennsylvania can’t compete with New Jersey: Enforcement-data make case for handheld ban

N.J. again cracking down on distracted driving. In Pa., not so much.
The Philadelphia Inquirer, April 8, 2019