Currently viewing the tag: "driving"

Guest Post: New Liability for Sending Texts to Drivers

On March 3, 2014 By


No one disputes that texting and driving do not mix, but many still do exactly that.  They tend to justify their actions as they would a failure to floss after every meal, shrugging their shoulders and saying it is the wrong thing to do, but it is just too difficult […]

Continue Reading

Law on Google Glass Less than Clear

On April 1, 2013 By

Lawmakers in West Virginia have proposed a new bill that bans wearing the new Google Glass device while driving.  (For background info on this high-tech headpiece, see fellow blogger Katie Kuhn’s post.)  The bill would subject drivers who use “a wearable computer with a head-mounted display” to a fine.

Apparently prompted by a Continue Reading

Texting is the New Drinking

On August 30, 2009 By

“Sir, have you been texting this evening?”

You might want to practice your response to this question, especially if you live in Utah. Following the growing trend, Utah recently passed its own legislative ban on texting while driving. The fact that Utah passed such a law is not surprising–similar statutes exist in at […]

Continue Reading