Studies indicate that changes in a driver's ability to maintain control of a vehicle result when cognitive abilities are diverted to cell phone use. Based on this investigation, the NTSB has called on the FMCSA as well as each state to prohibit the use of both handheld and hands-free cell phones while operating commercial trucks.
Distracted driving causes many accidents across the US every day. Steps need to be taken for commercial drivers as well as regular vehicle drivers to ensure better road safety.
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