It should not come as a surprise to any driver that distraction can be deadly behind the wheel. Enormous efforts have been made to raise awareness and educate drivers about the risks of distracted driving, and laws in Georgia specifically prohibit texting while driving. Some drivers are prohibited from using a cellphone in any capacity.
Truck drivers and trucking companies are required to comply with numerous state and federal regulations. These rules are in place to keep everyone on the road safe. However, they can only be effective if people comply with them.