Ban on hands-free mobile use while driving “long overdue”


 

A complete ban on mobile phone use while driving – including hands-free – is long overdue and should be relatively easy to enforce, according to licence checking service Licence Bureau. It was responding to a report out earlier this month from an influential committee of MPs, which concluded that laws should be overhauled to extend the ban on mobile phone use to hands-free phones. Evidence shows that hands-free devices create the same risks of crashing as hand-held mobiles and yet […]