Texting While Driving

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. 

An Ohio State University study shows walking and texting is nearly as dangerous as texting and driving.

A six month grace period has ended, and the Ohio law banning texting-while-driving takes full effect today.

Billboards sponsored by Triple-A are reminding drivers about the state's new ban on texting while driving.

Upper Arlington City Council last night approved a measure banning texting while driving.

Ohio's ban on texting while driving takes effect today.

A state law passed in the spring takes effect on Friday, making Ohio the 39th state to ban texting while driving.