52 Blog Posts From the CELL PHONE Tag


ATE Racket Report for March 25, 2019

ATE Racket Report for March 25, 2019

The ATE Racket Report is a weekly feature of the oos blog. We want to bring the issues of automated traffic enforcement to our supporters in a more coherent up-to-date fashion.   Compiled by oos Base Director James C. Walker and oos Communications Director Shelia Dunn.  For the Week of March 16-22, 2019 National News […]

All the Safe New Cars

All the Safe New Cars

If cars are so much safer than they used to be — courtesy of the beneficence of the federal government — how come fatalities are increasing rather than decreasing? It’s another one of those awkward questions (like the ones about rivers of molten steel in the basement ruins of the Trade Center Towers) that no […]

Georgia Restricts Vehicle Cell Phone Usage to Hands Free Devices

Georgia Restricts Vehicle Cell Phone Usage to Hands Free Devices

From Michael J. Warshauer, an Atlanta Car Accident Attorney with the Warshauer Law Group.    In 2011, Georgia enacted a ban on texting while driving which, like many other states, was aimed at reducing the instances of distracted driving. Last year, however, Georgia decided that the ban on texting while driving was not enough and passed […]

Are you being spied on? 3 reasons why motorists should care

Are you being spied on? 3 reasons why motorists should care

After Edward Snowden leaked NSA documents in 2013, a majority of the public suddenly became aware of how far governments were willing to go in a bid to spy on their citizens in the name of national security. Seven years down the line, nothing much has changed. If anything, modes and methods of spying have […]

Adjusting our Clock and our Perception of Cars

Adjusting our Clock and our Perception of Cars

It’s that time of year — when we’re forced to reset our clocks again — spring forward! There’s something else that needs re-setting, too. Our frames of reference for cars. There is no longer much amenity difference between “luxury” cars and other cars . . . There is more price difference than there has ever […]