Washington Residents New Distracted Driving Law
Effective July 23, 2017 Washington State will enact a law that limits the use of cell phone, tablet, two-way messaging device or electronic game while operating a motor vehicle on the road (even while stopped). It will be against the law to hold or operate a phone while driving.
Have you ever done any of these while driving?
✔ Accessed your music
✔ Checked messages
✔ Checked Social Media
✔ Searched for a phone number
✔ Entered a location
✔ Checked traffic
✔ Reviewed your calendar
✔ Checked voice-mail
✔ Held your phone while driving - even with speakerphone
What if it is an emergency?
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To learn more about Washington State Distracted Driving law visit: http://www.dol.wa.gov/driverslicense/distracteddriving.html.Resources: Washington State Distracted Driving law SSB 5289 - H AMD 565 Adopted 04/19/2017