Governor Whitmer Urges Senate To Move Distracted Driving Bill After It Passes HouseGovernor Gretchen Whitmer applauded the Michigan House of Representatives Wednesday for passing House Bill 4181, sponsored by state Rep. Mari Manoogian (D-Birmingham), with strong bipartisan support.
Ferndale Police Hold Distracted Driving Simulation At Local High SchoolPolice from Ferndale and the Oakland County Sheriff were in the passenger seat as the seniors drove a golf cart through an obstacle course while texting and wearing goggles that simulate drunk and drugged driving.
'100 Deadliest Days' On The Road Begin: Top Driving Distractions For Teens"Every day during the summer driving season, an average of 10 people die as a result of injuries from a crash involving a teen driver."
Police: 67-Year-Old Woman Killed In Crash Might Have Been Distracted By CellphoneThe accident happened around 7:45 p.m. Thursday on the Ambassador Bridge ramp off northbound I-75.
Police In Macomb County Increase Distracted Driving PatrolsDrivers caught texting while driving can face fines of $100 for a first offense.
AAA: Michigan Drivers Rank Texting As Top Distracted Driving DangerIt's a growing problem that has people taking notice, especially when they're in the drivers' seat: Texting.
Should Michigan Adopt A Hands-Free Cellphone Law? Lawmakers Urged To Consider MeasureThere's a new call for Michigan lawmakers to pass a hands-free law as it pertains to cellphones and drivers.
AAA: 87 Percent Of Drivers Admit To Unsafe Behaviors While Behind The Wheel"The vast majority of motorists believe they are more careful than others on the road, though most of them are not making safe decisions while behind the wheel."
Police Tackle Distracted Driving 'Epidemic' With Undercover Operations In East LansingLt. Scott Wriggelsworth said they ticked 11 distracted drivers in six hours on Tuesday.
Driver Distracted By Sandwich Gets Probation In Crash That Killed 13-Year-Old BoyThrough his sobs and tears, Travis Fox could be heard telling the boys dad "I'm sorry," over and over again.
Man Distracted By Sandwich, GPS Enters Plea In Fatal CrashA 40-year-old man has pleaded guilty to causing a chain-reaction crash that killed a 13-year-old boy.
Crash That Killed Teen Blamed On Driver Distracted By Sandwich, GPSA teenager has been killed in western Michigan in a multi-vehicle crash that's being blamed on a driver who was distracted by a sandwich and his GPS device.
First Responders Drive The Message Home On Dangers Of Being Distracted Behind The WheelEmergency responders reported to Allen Park High School -- looking to deliver a message ahead of prom and graduation season.
Campaign In Effect: Police Cracking Down On Drunk, Distracted DrivingWhen you are behind the wheel of a car make sure your attention is on the road and only on the road.