CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Texting

Cell Phone Driver - Graphic: AP

NJ Senate Panel OKs Tougher Driver Cell Phone Law

The proposed bill would impose a graduated penalty system for violations of the state’s handsfree cell phone law.

11/15/2010

(AP Photo/Dan Gill)

NYPD To Step Up Cell Phone Law Enforcement

Police said the city would begin the crackdown on drivers using hand-held cell phones at midnight as part of an initiative to focus on traffic infractions that could lead to serious injury or death.

10/25/2010

Cell Phone Driver - Graphic: AP

New Jersey Teens Pledge Not To Text While Driving

Car crashes as a result of distracted driving are the leading cause of death among teens.

10/15/2010

Teens texting

HealthWatch: Teen Texting Addiction

Psychiatrist Dr. Gary Small said neuroimaging studies have shown teens who text light up the same area of the brain as an addict who uses heroin.

08/31/2010

Doctors are warning against the dangers of too much texting. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)

High-Tech Hand Injuries Plagues Texting Addicts

“BlackBerry Thumb” as it’s being called by many, may be the newest excuse for employees to call in sick to their boss.

08/25/2010

previous