sep 1, 2017 - Law passed banning texting while driving in Texas
A law passed resently in Texas making texting while driving illegal began controversy of whether this law will ensure safe roads or not. This is helping to lead drivers to stay safer on the roads and avoiding distractions. One viewpoint believes that this will help eliminate all distractions on the road. Stakeholders include anyone that faces distractions while texting and driving. Another viewpoint regarding this new law argues that it alone will not be enough to stop driving distracted. The law only outline that texting while driving is illegal, but there are other things to do behind the wheel that are also considered driving distracted. In result, this viewpoint believes that the law will not prevent distracted drivers to continue putting themselves and other citizens in harms way.
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