• Georgia's Hands-Free Law will take effect July 1, 2018.

  • It is against the law to text, email, and use the internet on any wireless device at stop signs and stop lights.

  • All drivers under 18 are prohibited from all cell phone use (handheld and hands-free), including making phone calls.

  • Drivers over 18 can make phone calls, but are prohibited from texting, emailing or using the internet on any wireless device.

  • At 60mph, a vehicle will travel the length of a football field in just 5 seconds, which is the average time your eyes are off the road while texting.

  • Engaging in tasks such as reaching for a phone, dialing and texting increases the risk of getting into a crash by three times.