You'll Get Pulled Over in RVA if You Have Your Phone in Your Hand

June 9, 2020
phone driving

Beginning today, June 9, 2020, you are not allowed to have your phone in your hand while driving in Richmond. It is illegal. 

In 2018, there was a large number of accidents that the mayor's office feels could have been avoided if the drivers were not holding their cell phones. 

There are some exceptions to the ban and you can read about them HERE