Preventing Car Accidents: Huntsville Texting Ban Begins Sept. 20

On July 22, the Huntsville City Council unanimously approved the ban against texting while driving within city limits. The ordinance makes it illegal for drivers to "send, receive, download or view" text messages, e-mails, photos, videos and music or to manipulate GPS navigation units while your vehicle is in motion, but does not prohibit cell phone use while driving. Enforcement will begin on September 20.

Please see full article below for more information.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

Published In: Criminal Law Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© Johnston, Moore & Thompson, Huntsville Personal Injury Lawyers | Attorney Advertising

Don't miss a thing! Build a custom news brief:

Read fresh new writing on compliance, cybersecurity, Dodd-Frank, whistleblowers, social media, hiring & firing, patent reform, the NLRB, Obamacare, the SEC…

…or whatever matters the most to you. Follow authors, firms, and topics on JD Supra.

Create your news brief now - it's free and easy »