KMIR Runs “Put it Away” Campaign to Discourage Cell Phone Use While Driving, Then Uses Cell Phone While Driving.

KMIR TV has been running a “Put it Away” public service campaign for almost a year now. The campaign simply asks drivers to “put away” their cell phones while driving – because it is dangerous. This was the launch of the campaign:

They do a great job of pointing out that all apps (including cameras) should never be used while driving, even while the car is stopped at a stoplight!

Apparently, the campaign only applies to sunny days though, as KMIR posted this today to their Facebook page: