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Delaware Participates in the U Drive. U Text. U Pay. National Distracted Driving Enforcement Campaign

Date Posted: Thursday, April 10th, 2014
Categories:  News Office of Highway Safety Safety and Homeland Security

Delaware Office of Highway Safety (OHS) and Delaware law enforcement agencies are once again asking motorists to show how much they care about their loved ones by putting the phone down while driving. Law enforcement will be ticketing those who don’t follow the law during a statewide one-day enforcement blitz on April 11th as part of the U Drive. U Text. U Pay. campaign running nationwide from April 10-15.




Delaware Continues to Crack Down on Cell Phone Use Behind The Wheel

Date Posted: Tuesday, February 11th, 2014
Categories:  Office of Highway Safety Safety and Homeland Security

Delaware Office of Highway Safety (OHS) and Delaware law enforcement agencies are asking motorists to show how much they care about their loved ones this Valentine’s Day by putting the phone down while driving.




Delaware Cracks Down on Cell Phone Use Behind The Wheel

Date Posted: Tuesday, November 12th, 2013
Categories:  Office of Highway Safety Safety and Homeland Security

Delaware Office of Highway Safety (OHS) and Delaware law enforcement agencies will once again be cracking down on cell phone use behind the wheel with a statewide one day enforcement blitz on November 15th. This enforcement is a follow up to the Phone in One Hand. Ticket in the Other. campaign that took place earlier this year.




AT&T, DELAWARE OFFICE OF HIGHWAY SAFETY TO KICK OFF IT CAN WAIT® CAMPAIGN IN FIRST STATE

Date Posted: Thursday, September 5th, 2013
Categories:  News Office of Highway Safety Safety and Homeland Security

AT&T and the Delaware Office of Highway Safety are teaming up to discourage texting while driving in the First State as part of the nationwide It Can Wait movement. Fans who attend the Saturday, September 7, 2013, “Route 1 Rivalry” game between the University of Delaware and Delaware State University will have a chance to “drive” a special simulator that demonstrates the deadly consequences of texting while driving. The simulator will be set up in the Fan Zone at Delaware Stadium beginning at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday.




Delaware Office of Highway Safety Announces Results from Final Wave of Phone in One Hand. Ticket in the Other. Crackdown.

Date Posted: Friday, June 21st, 2013
Categories:  News Office of Highway Safety Safety and Homeland Security

Today, the Delaware Office of Highway Safety announced the preliminary results of the third and final wave of the high visibility distracted driving enforcement campaign, Phone in One Hand. Ticket in the Other that ran from June 4th through June 17th. So far, 35 municipal police agencies out of the participating 40 agencies along with Delaware State Police have reported a total of 1,562 citations issued during the third wave of enforcement. This brings the total number of Delaware cell phone citations issued as part of this campaign to 5,757.





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