Driving and talking on a cell phone in Florida is not illegal, yet.
Recently, there has been a rumor floating around social media that talking on a cell phone while driving is now illegal in the great state of Florida.
Fortunately, for all our distracted drivers out there, it’s not true. For those of us to do our best to maintain defensive driving habits, we must continue our efforts while waiting for our fellow distracted drivers to finish their phone conversation.
Until a law is passed regarding hands-free phone calls and driving, here is a statistic from the Florida DMV to help you understand the risk of cellular device distracted driving.