Even if you’re stopped at a light; or just need to check the score; your kid is texting you; or you need to tell someone you’re gonna be late. It’s against the law for Washington drivers to use hand held devices while behind the wheel.
That includes cellphones, GPS, cameras, electronic music devices, tablets (iPads), laptops and video games. Tickets for driving distracted will go on your record and reported to your insurance. Even if you’re stopped at a light.