In issuing a warning against cell phone use while driving, the National Highway Traffic Safety Admin. has taken its first official step into the thorny field of legislating against driver distraction. Rosalyn Millman, NHTSA's acting administrator, says use of cell phones, navigation systems and e-mail services poses a growing threat to driver safety. Regulators estimate distracted drivers are involved in one in four crashes today and fear the number only will escalate as automakers put ...

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