Stories tagged with: Don't Text and Drive

April 3, 2014 - 4:55pm
1 year 44 weeks ago

In 2012 Ohio passed a law banning texting while driving, but nearly two years later it remains a serious problem. Whiz's Courtney Wheaton tells us about the latest effort to drive home the message that texting while driving is unacceptable.

"It is reported that more than a hundred thousand accidents are caused due to texting and driving and on Thursday people learned how to decrease that number."

As a part of Campus Safety Week at the OUZ -Zane State Campus members...

November 8, 2012 - 6:04pm
3 years 12 weeks ago

AAA, AT&T and the Ohio State Highway Patrol have joined forces to teach about texting and driving.

Ohio is the first state to ban teen's use of electronic devices while driving and Thursday at Buckeye Trail High School an assembly was held to educate students on the new law and the dangers of texting and driving. Students heard from a state trooper, AT&T and AAA. There was also a presentation from a distracted driving victim.

"Sharon Montgomery who lost her husband...

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