Tougher penalties are being introduced by the Government, which will ban new drivers from driving if caught using a mobile phone whilst driving.
Fine - £200
Points - 6
England, Scotland and Wales are clamping down on careless drivers who use a handheld mobile phone whilst on the road. If you have been driving for less than 2 years, your licence can be revoked with no driver course option.
Many serious accidents have been reported. The new law is to prevent deaths and serious accidents. You can still use your phone as a sat nav if hands-free.