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Monday, July 11, 2011
Enforcement curbs driver texting
A publicized crackdown on driver texting and cellphone use did reduce both dangerous practices during an experiment in two cities, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported today. The agency funded the crackdowns in Syracuse, N.Y., and Hartford, Conn., carrying out U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood's campaign to cut down on distracted driving. Read more at the Detroit News.