New initiative launched in Donegal to stop drivers using their phone while driving

Donegal Co Council have launched a new initative trying to stop people using their phone while driving.

The councils road safety working group is encouraging people to place their phone in a pouch when driving.

The pouch blocks the signal, so then the mobile cannot receive calls or messages.

Donegal Co Councils road safety officer, Brian O’Donnell says they are aiming to change the behaviour of drivers: