Evan Lieberman

A banner warning against distracted driving is seen in the town of New Castle. (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Westchester Town Cracking Down On Distracted Driving

New Castle has launched an aggressive local campaign called “Hands Off The Phone And On The Wheel.”

09/29/2014

Stories from Main Street - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Stories From Main Street: Parents Who Lost Son Fight Distracted Driving

Ben and Debbie Lieberman have formed the organization Distracted Operators Risk Casualties, or DORC.

WCBS 880–08/12/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, in Manhattan, signs a law increasing penalties for texting while driving - July 1, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

New York Increases Penalties For Teens Caught Texting While Driving

The legislation approved by the Senate and Assembly applies to drivers with permits and probationary or junior licenses.

07/01/2013