Cell Phone Driving Rules In Different Places
People are aware of the perils of using cell phones while driving. But still they tend to use cell phone while driving through a busy street. There are certain places in United States that prohibits using cell phones while driving. Washington D.C is one such state that allows hands free devices while driving and that was passed on 2004 July. You will be punished with a fine if you use hand held cell phones while driving. If you fail to pay fines, the driving license will be taken by the authorities. Even if you have not violated any other traffic rules, using cell phones while driving is a punishable offence.
In certain places, certain rules and regulations are followed. If you are a novice driver, you will not be allowed to switch on your cell phone. According to law, a novice driver is a person who has the permit of a leaner. Even bus drivers in school are not allowed to use cell phones while driving. The only exception is to call 911.
Hands- Free cell phone mounts
You can definitely think about hand free cell phone mount like GripGo that can help you stay focused on the road. You can use them by mounting them on the dashboard of the car or by fixing them on the windscreen of the car. Always make sure that you can have clear view of the road and the device should not act as a hindrance.
Hands free devices are permitted and hence if you start using them, you can concentrate completely on the road. GripGo is designed in such a way that they hold the cell phone firmly and they don’t fall down even if you apply a sudden brake. The suction cups in the device helps to hold the cell phone firmly. When you take off the cell phone from the phone mount, you will not find any sticky residue on its back. Even if you are using hands free cell phone mount, you need to ensure that you do not text messages. Text messaging is banned even if you are using hands free devices while driving.
Cell phone is always a contributing factor that causes auto mobile accident. It is advisable to minimize the use of cell phone while driving. If you need to attend an urgent call, make sure that you use a hand free cell phone mount.
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