Safe driving using mobile phones. Distracted driving is dangerous claiming 3450 lives in 2016 alone. Nhtsa leads the national effort to save lives by preventing this dangerous behavior. Safe driving for work drivers handbook hsa drivers handbook 2layout 1 23112012 1224 page 1.
New york prohibits all drivers from using portable electronic devices. Mobile phone use while driving is common but it is widely considered dangerous due to its potential for causing distracted driving and crashes. Teenage drivers account for more auto accidents than any other age group.
New york states mobile phone and portable electronic device laws. Illegal activity includes. Older drivers learn about the risks older drivers face and keep safe on the roads.
You can carry a mobile phone with you so you dont missimportant callsif you are lost you can call for directionsif you are in an. Advantages of mobile phones. This includes using the phone for calls texts emails photos to go online or.
However by practicing safe driving techniquessuch as driving defensively.