The Washington State Patrol has changed their Regulation Manual and now requires troopers to use hands-free devices if they use cell phones while driving. The change in the Regulation Manual also include prohibiting troopers from texting while driving.
WSP Chief John Batiste said:
“Using a hands-free device is a good idea for everyone, including troopers. Every driver has an obligation to be at their best while behind the wheel.”
For more information see:Washington State Patrol Media Release WSP Manual Now Requires Troopers to Use Hands-Free Devices
April 12, 2010
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