Using mobile phones when driving

Meeting: 
MQT on 2017-01-18
Session date: 
January 18, 2017
Reference: 
2017/0092
Question By: 
Siân Berry
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Due to the large number of drivers found to be using mobile phones in London, do you agree that phone companies and car manufacturers should help to design out the crime of texting while driving through appropriate technical measures, such as 'driver safe' modes to disable manual functions on a driver's phone?

 

Answer

Answer for Using mobile phones when driving

Answer for Using mobile phones when driving

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I agree that designing out crime is an important part of crime reduction and would always welcome new developments in this area.