Texting While Driving http://wcbe.org en Patrol: 273 Citations Given Under Ohio Texting Ban http://wcbe.org/post/patrol-273-citations-given-under-ohio-texting-ban <div>The State Highway Patrol says more than 270 citations have been given to drivers for texting or using a cellphone behind the wheel in violation of Ohio law since the statewide texting ban took effect about a year ago.&nbsp;</div><p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 15:09:42 +0000 Associated Press 52378 at http://wcbe.org Texting While Walking Nearly As Dangerous As Texting While Driving http://wcbe.org/post/texting-while-walking-nearly-dangerous-texting-while-driving <P><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL>An Ohio State University study shows walking and texting is nearly as dangerous as texting and driving. Tue, 02 Jul 2013 16:19:06 +0000 Jim Letizia 38615 at http://wcbe.org Texting While Driving Law Kicks In http://wcbe.org/post/texting-while-driving-law-kicks <P><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL>A six month grace period has ended, and the Ohio law banning texting-while-driving takes full effect today. Fri, 01 Mar 2013 12:13:11 +0000 Jim Letizia 31547 at http://wcbe.org Billboards A Reminder About Texting While Driving Law http://wcbe.org/post/billboards-reminder-about-texting-while-driving-law <P><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL>Billboards sponsored by Triple-A are reminding drivers about the state's new ban on texting while driving. Tue, 26 Feb 2013 17:34:55 +0000 Jim Letizia 31342 at http://wcbe.org UA Bans Texting While Driving http://wcbe.org/post/ua-bans-texting-while-driving <P>Upper Arlington City Council last night approved a measure banning texting while driving. Tue, 09 Oct 2012 13:25:06 +0000 Jim Letizia 23983 at http://wcbe.org Texting Ban Takes Effect Friday - Part Two http://wcbe.org/post/texting-ban-takes-effect-friday-part-two <P><SPAN lang=EN>Ohio's ban on texting while driving takes effect today. Fri, 31 Aug 2012 13:52:06 +0000 Jim Letizia 21906 at http://wcbe.org Texting Ban Takes Effect Friday - Part One http://wcbe.org/post/texting-ban-takes-effect-friday-part-one <P><SPAN lang=EN>A state law passed in the spring takes effect on Friday, making Ohio the 39th </SPAN><SPAN lang=EN>state to ban texting while driving. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 13:46:41 +0000 Jim Letizia 21825 at http://wcbe.org