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Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Employers Now Banning Cell Phone Use

A recent survey reflects increase employer concern over cell phone use while driving. Such written policies may encourage courts to bar employees who engage in such activity from recovery under workers' compensation laws.

Click here to read the survey results: 

Companies Increasingly Concerned About Employee Use of Cell Phones While Driving

"The number of commercial fleet operators that have adopted written policies pertaining to employee use of cell phones while driving on-the-job has increased 29% in the past year – from 62% to 80% – according to the second annual survey of more than 900 transportation and fleet professionals conducted by ZoomSafer."