Wash. Gets Stricter Distracted Driving Law

By Team Writer / June 8, 2017

Distracted driving is dangerous. There’s a lot to this. Not paying attention could cause you to break other laws but could actually kill people as well. The laws are getting stricter and this is going to keep many safe. There are many laws in place to do this and this is just another one which is for the common good.

Key Takeaways:

  • Washington State has a new anti-distracted driving law.
  • Behavior unrelated to handheld electronic devices will also be subject to fines.
  • Violations will become part of the driver’s record for insurance companies.

“Washington State’s new anti-distracted driving law, which bans use of handheld electronic devices while driving on a public highway, goes into effect on July 23.”


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