TENNESSEE'S NEW "HANDS FREE LAW" TAKES EFFECT JULY 1, 2019 This new law requires drivers to put down their phones and focus on the road.
In 2018, there were over 24,600 crashes involving a distracted driver in Tennessee. On average, that is sixty-seven crashes every single day. A recent study listed Tennessee as having the highest rate of distracted driving deaths in the nation,.. nearly five times the national average. Your phone can wait.. your safety canít.