New Distracted Driving Law: Recap of Today’s Q&A

If you tuned into our Facebook and Twitter Live session this afternoon, let us first start by saying: There are no free toasters for the most amount of cars stopped. In fact, revenue generated from infractions issued does not come directly back to the Washington State Patrol.

Earlier today, Trooper Will Finn answered some of your most frequently asked questions regarding the new distracted driving law that goes into effect this Sunday.

Here’s a recap of the main points:

Here are some answers to some of your big questions that we didn’t have time to answer during the live session:

You can watch Trooper Finn’s video here.

We will be sharing more info about the new law in the coming months. Be sure to follow our main social media accounts on Facebook and Twitter. You can also give Trooper Finn a follow on Twitter at @wspd5pio.

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