Although handheld cell phones and related electronic wireless communications devices are still strictly outlawed, the new AB 1222 allows commercial drivers to operate two-way messaging and specialized mobile radio devices on the road.
These mobile devices should be used with care, and employers are recommended to monitor and/or limit their usage to ensure the driver’s safety and other motorists/pedestrians. To read more about this bill, please click here.
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