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No Cell Phones in Cars, Says LaHood

DOT Secretary Ray LaHood's passion is eliminating the threat of distracted driving from cellphones and texting. Now he's taking it a step further and saying the in the future cellphone scramblers might be mandatory in cars.
November 22, 2010, 6am PST | Tim Halbur
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LaHood spoke in an interview on MSNBC, quoted by Amon Toor in Switched:

"I think it will be done," LaHood said on Wednesday. "I think the technology is there and I think you're going to see the technology become adaptable in automobiles to disable these cell phones. We need to do a lot more if we're going to save lives."

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Published on Friday, November 19, 2010 in Switched
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