Senator Wants Tougher Texting-While-Driving LawFlorida's texting-while-driving ban would be strengthened under a proposal filed by Sen. Thad Altman for the 2016 legislative session.
Florida Steps Up Distracted Driving Safety CampaignWe’ve all heard the warning before, don’t text and drive but new ads and law enforcement campaigns are going further than that. They want you to put down your cell phone all together when you’re behind the wheel of your car.
Millennials Would Rather Quit Than Give Up Phone At WorkIt's a new day for employers as they are forced to deal with younger workers who want to be able to text and use social media on the job.
Weston Lawmaker Wants To Toughen Texting While Driving LawA proposal that would strengthen the state's ban on texting while driving, giving police officers more power to pull over motorists for tapping messages while behind the wheel has been filed by South Florida lawmaker Rep. Richard Stark.
Plantation Fire Dept: Driver Injured In Crash After TextingIn the wee hours of Thursday morning, Plantation fire officials said a woman hit a tree in the median along University Drive near NW 5th Street while she was texting. Pictures from the Plantation Fire Department showed the aftermath of the single car crash.
Swindlers Target Online Daters In "Sextortion" Scam Scammers in South Florida are targeting anew market niche — online daters who are prone to sexting.
Text-To-911 Coming To South FloridaUsing a phone to call 911 is the most efficient way to reach emergency help but what if you can’t talk on your phone? What if you can only text and you need emergency police help?
'Chexting' Breaking Up Happy HomesIt’s a disturbing trend that is being blamed for destroying marriages and ruining families. Experts say it starts as an innocent conversation, but evolves into a deep bond.
Crisis Hotlines Offer Help Through TextingSuicide and abuse hotlines have been helping people in distress for decades. Now they are also counseling people through text messages.
Motorcylists Plan Critical Mass To Promote SafetyRecent motorcycle crashes and deaths have prompted a new event called Critical Mass for Motorcycles.
300 Mourn Fla. Man Killed In Movie Theater ShootingFamily and friends gathered together to remember the life of a Tampa-Bay area man who was shot and killed during a dispute over texting at a movie theater last week.
Cell Phone Plan ConfusionBetween talk time, texting and data usage, finding the best plan can for you and your family can be confusing.