Breaking news for Virginia drivers!
A new law is getting ready to hit the roads in 2021 and until then, drivers have enough time to change their bad driving habits. Until now, Virginia driving laws prohibited the use of cellphones to call or message while driving in any work zone. However, this new law, commonly known as House Bill 874, bans the use of any handheld personal communication device while driving. And by use, it states that you are not even allowed to hold any device, let alone answer a call or reply to a text.