Cell Phone Use

Texting

Cell Phone Use While Driving Blamed For 3 Holiday Weekend Accidents

Several accidents over the holiday weekend are being taken as more evidence of the dangers of using a cell phone while driving.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2012

Driver On Cell Phone

State Bill Would Outlaw Cell Phone Use By Drivers Near Accident Scenes

A piece of proposed legislation now on Gov. Pat Quinn’s desk gives motorists some more reasons to lose the cell phone.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2012

Driver On Cell Phone

Vernon Hills Students Warn Of Dangers Of Driving And Cell Phones

Nearly a dozen students from Vernon Hills High School were getting the word out to drivers Wednesday – school zones are no-cell phone zones in Illinois.

WBBM Newsradio–02/15/2012

Bicyclist

Alderman Seeks To Curb Cell Phone Use While Biking

Texting and driving has been a hot-button issue for years, and now, the Chicago City Council is going to take up distracted bicycle riding.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2011

Teen On Cell Phone (CBS Photo)

Libertyville, Vernon Hills High Schools Relax Cell Phone Use Rules

The new school year means new cell phone privileges for Libertyville and Vernon Hills High School students.

WBBM Newsradio–08/24/2011