Federal Motor Carrier Safety Admin new (2012) mobile phone use regulations
The Big-Rig MagMount complies with FMCSA regs
1. Use the hands-free feature. To comply, a driver must have his or her mobile telephone located where he or she is able to initiate, answer, or terminate a call by touching a single button. The driver must be in the seated driving position and properly restrained by a seat belt. Drivers are not in compliance if they unsafely reach for a mobile phone, even if they intend to use the hands-free function.
2. The mobile telephone must be within close enough proximity that it is operable while the driver is restrained by properly installed and adjusted seat belts.