DDS: Use of Electronic devices while operating a motor vechicle

TO: DMR Regional Directors, STS Director, CTH Coordinators, Private Providers
FROM: Daniel A. Micari, Director of Quality Assurance, Division of Quality Management
DATE: September 29, 2005

SAFETY ALERT

This Safety Alert is to remind and advise you that effective Saturday, October 1, 2005, State of Connecticut Public Act. No. 05-220 (link below) prohibits the use of hand held mobile phones and certain electronic devices while operating a motor vehicle. Please refer to this Public Act and ensure compliance involving all personnel who transport clients and or who operate motor vehicles in the course of your agency's business operations. 

Please share this information widely.

Link: http://www.cga.ct.gov/2005/ba/2005HB-06722-R000290-BA.htm