CMV Operators Using Their Mobile Phones While Driving

By Virginia Richardson - NBC33

CMV Operators Using Their Mobile Phones While Driving

December 27, 2013 Updated Dec 26, 2013 at 11:43 AM EDT

A large number of Americans are traveling to visit friends and loved one during the holiday season. Not only are friends and family traveling to get from one destination to another but they are also sharing the interstate with Commercial Motor Vehicle Operators.  Often times you may witness CMV Operators using their mobile phones while driving.  Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) ruling restricts a CMV operator from reaching for or holding a mobile phone to contact a voice communication, as well as dialing by pressing more than one button on the mobile phone.  Click here for more


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