Mass. could ban handheld electronic devices while driving

On the heels of a 2010 law that one senator calls a “mess,” the Senate next week is set to consider a bill banning driving while holding a handheld electronic device.
The 2010 law banned texting while driving but distracted driving associated with the use of electronic devices remains a safety issue as drivers continue to simultaneously use their hands, eyes and brains to simultaneously use increasingly capable smartphones and navigate the roads of Massachusetts.
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