A new grant program that will provide about $17.5 million to states that have laws banning distracted driving in fiscal year 2013
With the law, Alabama becomes the 38th state to ban handheld phone use while driving for drivers of all vehicles.
Alaska and Idaho become the 37th and 38th states to ban texting while driving for all motorists.
Truckers weigh in on unions, texting while driving and their worst breakdowns.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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