Hands free cell phone law now in effect in Tennessee

hands free cell hone law tennesseeIt's not only dangerous... It's now against the Law! Beginning July 1, 2019, it is ILLEGAL to use your phone in TN while operating a vehicle. If caught motorist could face a fine up to $200 for using their phone while operating a motor vehicle. Drivers will be prohibited from physically supporting or holding a cell phone while operating a motor vehicle. Devices that are hands-free will be allowed, including "headphone devices, wired and wireless earpieces or device’s worn on a wrist or connected to the vehicle to conduct a voice-based communication. If you have a question concerning a text messaging ticket, speeding ticket, or any other traffic violation, call the criminal defense attorneys at The Law Offices of James A.H. Bell, P.C. for a free case review.

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