NH State Police Claim: Distracted Driving Deaths Down Thanks To Phone Ban Law, But Are They?

Every summer we get an update on what a great idea the cell phone ban law was for New Hampshire. This year, it started at NHPR, with Major Matt Shapiro of the New Hampshire State Police.

Major Matt Shapiro of the New Hampshire State Police was one of the leaders behind this law, aimed at getting drivers’ eyes away from their phones and on the road.  Speaking on The Exchange, Shapiro says there is clear evidence it’s working. 

In an updated report, the same article with one more paragraph added,  “According to Shapiro, there were two fatal crashes related to distracted driving last year, down from 16 in 2014. However, overall traffic accidents and fatalities continue to remain high.”

Sorry, but I’m calling BS. | More…

| GraniteGrok

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