Don’t even think about it. Texting and driving could easily lead to you or someone else being killed.
Using a phone or tablet or any other device is really dangerous. It is unlawful to operate a moving motor vehicle while using any hand-held personal communications device to text or read any email or text message. There is a $125 fine for the first offense and a $250 fine for every subsequent violation.
It is prohibited for a person to hold a handheld personal communications device in your hand while driving in a highway work zone, with certain exceptions. There is a mandatory fine of $250 for violating this law.