Is Distracted Driving Just Texting While Driving?
In this video, Washington DC attorney William Lightfoot discusses local laws prohibiting texting and driving. Picking up the phone to send or read text messages and emails while driving is incredibly dangerous. Distracted drivers are more likely to hit other motorists or pedestrians. As such, there is a law against distracted driving in Washington DC. In Washington DC we have a hands-free law. This means you cannot hold a mobile phone to communicate while driving.