More action needed on marijuana and driving

After alcohol, marijuana is the substance that is most connected to impaired driving. Yet, little data is available on the effect of marijuana and other drugs on drivers and their role in motor vehicle accidents. Medical marijuana is legal in Florida and 21 other states. Eleven states have also legalized its recreational use. Marijuana impaired driving has severe consequences. Speeding …

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Texting While Driving In FL Is Now Illegal: What You Need To Know

It is official, texting while driving in Florida has become illegal. In May during an event in Sarasota Governor Ron DeSantis signed bill HB 107. This new piece of legislation has made using your phone while driving in the state of Florida a primary offense. In addition, the law also designates school zones and active …

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2019: Could This Be The Year FL Passes Tough Distracted Driving Laws?

April marks “National Distracted Driving Awareness Month.” Because of this, we are excited to announce some good news in the world of safe driving. When it comes to driving laws across the United States, it always seemed like Florida has always been at the bottom of the list. When it comes to texting and driving …

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