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42% of drivers 'use mobiles'

More than two in five drivers are illegally using hands-held mobiles while at the wheel, with some even taking pictures of crashes, according to an AA/Populus survey.

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Driving with mobile phone 'delays reaction times by 30%'

Using your mobile phone while driving delays reaction times for drivers by 30 per cent, a study has found.

It is illegal to drive a vehicle or ride a motorcycle while using a hand-held mobile phone.

This includes sending pictures or texts, internet, when you are stopped at traffic lights or in a queue.

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