Cellcontrol™ Expands Usage Based Insurance Potential By Adding Distracted Driving Protection

Insurance carriers that integrate Cellcontrol’s patent protected technology into their UBI platforms can expect greater consumer interest, faster program adoption, and consistently lower loss ratios. CHICAGO, IL. March 15 — Cellcontrol™, the industry’s leading developer of distracted driving solutions, announced today at the Insurance Telematics USA 2012 conference that it has successfully proven its ability [...]

Cellcontrol Partners with PURE Insurance to Offer Free Distracted Driving Technology to Members

Partnership Will Offer Members with Teen Drivers One-Year Free Subscription to Cellcontrol Technology in Effort to Curb Distracting Driving PRESS RELEASE June 12, 2012, 2:43 p.m. EDT BATON ROUGE, La., Jun 12, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Cellcontrol, the leading developer of distracted driving solutions, announced today the launch of a first-of-its-kind program with specialist member-owned [...]

As Part of PURE Promise(TM), PURE Provides Services to Help Members, Youthful Drivers, Lower Risk of Distracted Driving

PRESS RELEASE June 12, 2012, 10:00 a.m. EDT WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Privilege Underwriters Reciprocal Exchange (PURE), the member-owned property/casualty insurer dedicated to serving the needs of responsible owners of high-value homes, today announced a plan to help members (policyholders) avoid losses related to distracted driving. As part of [...]

Morgan County Citizen – New Technology Aids Caleb’s Law

By: Michael Prochaska Staff Writer Three years after the State of Georgia declared a ban on texting while driving, new technology aids in enforcing the law. A new device called Cellcontrol effectively restricts texting and other hands-on applications while driving. It works like this: After an app is downloaded to the user’s smart phone, the [...]

Device aims to keep teen drivers from texting behind the wheel – vcstar.com

Summary of an article written by Rachel McGrath Ventura  County Star Posted June 8, 2012  at 5:25 p.m Cellcontrol, a Louisiana company, has designed a technology to stop distracted driving.  While having success with commercial fleets, Cellcontrol has partnered with Scosche, an Oxnard, California company, to move into the consumer market.  Scosche’s Safe Driving System powered by Cellcontrol, is [...]

Massachusetts Teen Convicted of Homicide in Texting-While-Driving Case – CNN Justice

By the CNN Wire Staff updated 7:11 AM EDT, Thu June 7, 2012   (CNN) — A Massachusetts teen was convicted Wednesday of homicide as a result of texting while driving and will serve one year in prison. In a landmark case for the state, Aaron Deveau, 18, was found guilty on charges of vehicular [...]

Device Keeps People From Texting and Driving – WSB-TV Atlanta

ATLANTA — Mandi Sorohan arrived at a rest stop in Morgan County in a van carrying a bump sticker which serves as a remembrance and a warning for anyone driving near her. The sticker demands drivers not to text behind the wheel. It carries the name of her 18- year-old son, Caleb, who crashed and [...]

Some New Gadgets On The Market

By Deborah Porterfield – USA TODAY This weekly roundup takes a look at the practical and sometimes quirky aspects of tech products. Device blocks texting in the car Worried about your teen driver texting while driving? With cellControl, you can go beyond the usual safety lectures. The Bluetooth device, which can be plugged into a [...]

New apps helping parents combat teen texting and driving – Fox 31 Denver

Story by Kim Posey LONE TREE, Colo. – Max Rubin just got his driver’s license a few weeks ago. He’s enjoying his new freedom and trying to limit his distractions, like his cell phone and text messages. “It’s really tempting to see what (the message) about or who it’s from, but you can wait five [...]

“My Kid Would Never Do That: Driving” – Dateline NBC

Think YOUR kids would never use their cellphone while driving?  So did these parents! Their teens drove, distracted, even KNOWING that they had DriveCam watching them! Take a few minutes to watch Dateline NBC’s powerful story – “My Kid Would Never Do That: Driving”!!!!