Texting while driving increases the chance of an accident by eight times, according to news reports.
While cell phones have been proven to cause distracted driving, groups are still urging lawmakers to stop banning them.
911 emergency services is looking to bring their life-saving technology into the 21st century with text messages and phone-streaming videos to their emergency centers.
A device that could block cell phones from working in the drivers seat could affect all drivers in the near future.
Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood is pushing for a complete cell phone ban in all states, stating hands-free phones are phones are just as distracting.