September 2008

Ontario doctors call for cellphone curbs

The Ontario Medical Association is calling on the province to “take action to curb the use of cellphones while driving.” The OMA has released a report, summarizing the evidence that driving while talking on the phone increases the crash risk.

The report, Cellular Phone Use and Driving: A Dangerous Combination, makes a number of recommendations and is available online.

Updated September 17, 2008