19 Blog Posts From the TEXTING Tag


Effectiveness of Texting and Driving Bans Remains a Question

Effectiveness of Texting and Driving Bans Remains a Question

From Massachusetts Car Accident Attorney Larry Nussbaum, founder of the Nussbaum Law Group, P.C. Most states across the country have adopted some form of ban on texting while driving, including Massachusetts. However, the effectiveness of these bans has come into question. The laws tend to be difficult to enforce due to the fact that many […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for August 24, 2018

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for August 24, 2018

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: Federal Reports Documents Nationwide Photo Enforcement Decline States Ignore Congressional Demand for Photo Enforcement Transparency Technology is proving viability of mileage-based user fees AAA says ridesharing is actually more expensive than owning and operating a car Click on the color headline to read the full story. NMA Driving News […]

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Sees Spike in Vehicle Fatalities

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Sees Spike in Vehicle Fatalities

Through the first half of 2018, the number of individuals killed on Spartanburg County roads stands at 27. That number is double where it stood last year at the same time. With the deadliest part of the year in terms of traffic fatalities set to begin, law enforcement officials are concerned that the number of […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for August 17, 2018

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for August 17, 2018

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: EPA Staff disputed Trump Administration claim that freezing CAFÉ Standards would save lives Texas Governor tweeted that Red-Light Cameras should go Iowa Supremes look at whether Speed Cam Tickets violate due process US Lawyers Org wants courts to stop treating people like ATMs California Police granted immunity from pursuit […]

Hands Free Driving Laws Get Much Stricter in Georgia

Hands Free Driving Laws Get Much Stricter in Georgia

Prior to July 1, 2018, just about anyone could hold and talk on a phone while driving in Georgia. The only exceptions applied to those under the age of 18 and commercial drivers. Although texting while driving has been illegal for some time within the state, the old rules of holding a phone while driving […]