Texting Ban Starts Next Week In PA

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Joey Castro thinks he can safely text while driving.

The 19-year-old from Tobyhanna said he waits until there are no cars in front of him to quickly respond to messages from his mom and girlfriend while he drives to class at Northampton Community College.

Castro knows texting can be dangerous, but thinks he might forget to respond until after class and his mom might worry about him. He knows the keyboard so well, he said, that his eyes don’t stray from the road for long.

But starting Thursday, Castro said he will put his phone away until he’s parked. And that’s exactly what law enforcement officers want to see.

Read more: http://www.mcall.com/news/nationworld/pennsylvania/mc-pa-texting-driving-ban-starts-20120301,0,6825801.story


One comment on “Texting Ban Starts Next Week In PA

  1. Whoever came up with texting should have their cell phone,blackberry or what ever the hell they use shoved up their ASSES!!
    Texting is the most unintelligent thing I have ever seen in my 47 years!
    How many car accidents were caused by people texting?
    Whatever happened to TALKING TO PEOPLE!!!
    No wonder most people have lousy communication skills.
    No one talks to people anymore!!

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