Public hearings to address NHTSA driver distraction guidelines

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Updated Feb 29, 2012

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announcing a set of public hearings relating to its Feb. 24 proposed driver distraction guidelines proposed Feb. 24. The hearings will provide opportunities for the public to present oral testimony regarding the proposal. NHTSA will hold three public hearings on the following dates: March 12 in Washington, D.C.; March 15 in Chicago; and March 16 in Los Angeles. Each hearing will start at 9 a.m. local time and continue until 12 noon.

The March 12 hearing will be held at the U.S. Department of Transportation, West Building Ground Floor, Media Center Room W11–130, 1200 New Jersey Ave. S.E., Washington, DC 20590. The March 15 hearing will be held at the James R. Thompson Center, Room 16-503, 100 W. Randolph St., Chicago, IL 60601. The March 16 hearing will be held at West Los Angeles Field Office Federal Building, Ron Williams Memorial Conference Room C-206, 11000 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90024. The hearings will be held at sites accessible to individuals with disabilities.