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No Cellphones While Driving

NETS member companies and NETS’ Executive Director Joe McKillips discuss how employers are enacting policies banning use of electronic devices behind the wheel in order to increase worker safety. 

In January, Cargill instituted a policy banning employee use of handheld and hands-free cellphones while driving. The measure restricts about 150,000 workers worldwide from talking or texting on devices in any moving vehicle the Wayzata, MN-based company owns, leases or rents – and forbids work-related calls while operating personal vehicles.

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