Drivers to be banned from using hand-held devices – BBC News
It is already illegal to call or text on hand-held phones while driving unless it is an emergency.
From 2022, drivers will be barred from using a device to take photos or play games – with rule-breakers facing a £200 fine and six licence points.
The transport secretary said it would be easier to prosecute offenders.
Grant Shapps added: “Too many deaths and injuries occur whilst mobile phones are being held.