As states become more aware of the dangers of using cell phones and PDAs to text while driving, many are passing laws to prohibit the practice. As of June 30, 28 states and the District of Columbia ban text messaging for all drivers, and nine states prohibit text messaging by novice drivers.
Roll your mouse over the map to see what the laws are in your state.
Common sense dictates that while operating a piece of machinery capable of killing you and others around you, the timing is probably not the best for focusing on text conversations or emails. Common sense apparently hasn’t taken hold as the infographic clearly depicts.
Who is driving while texting?