What Should You Know About the New Road Law for 2020?


Photo taken from: abc.net.au


What’s new with our road laws for 2020? Queensland updated their road laws over the previous month and are set to be implemented by February of 2020. Queensland aimed to fine distracted motorists by up to a thousand dollars – a value that’s more than double their current fine of $400 and 3 demerit points if you’re caught with a mobile phone on your hand.


What are the mobile phone restrictions while driving?

  • Holding your phone to turn it on/off
  • Sending a message
  • Making or receiving calls
  • Using any other function on your phone

What are allowed while driving?

  • Receiving calls are allowed through Bluetooth functions (if the driver does not touch the phone)
  • You can use the GPS and entertainment functionality of your mobile device if you have it prepared before driving on the road


It was reported that a woman from New South Wales was fined $337 because one of her passengers used FaceTime. This is being carefully considered in Queensland. Even a child’s behavior over the backseat is recognized. For example, watching a DVD can also be considered if it’s a distraction to the vehicle behind you.


Strike Alpha Car Cradle Bundles to Suit Your Need!


Be ready for the upcoming revised traffic law starting February 2020 with the Strike Alpha Cradle Bundles. Conveniently mount your mobile device and keep it protected from damages with a Strike Rugged Case.



Strike Alpha Apple iPhone XS Max Car Cradle with Strike Rugged Case Bundle


With the Strike Alpha Cradle, you can keep a clear view of your navigation app mounted on your vehicle’s dash. Mounting your mobile phone is legal if it does not hinder your view of the road. You can still listen to music and use your navigation apps when you have it prepared before driving.


Strike Alpha Cradle Bundles are available for select iPhones, iPads, Samsung smartphones, and Samsung tablet devices. The Strike Alpha Cradle Bundle provides double protection and convenient docking while on long drives.


Benefits of Using a Strike Alpha Cradle Bundle

  • Hands-free Technology – Access your mobile device legally when mounted at your dash (possible thru Bluetooth connection).
  • Fast Charging Capabilities – Battery drain will be the least of your worries with its superior charging capabilities. The PRO-install version can power your phone by up to 3 amps while the DIY version can charge your phone by up to 2.4 amps.
  • Signal Boosting – The Strike Alpha Cradle is equipped with an internal passive antenna that can boost your mobile reception once connected to a reputable external antenna. It is a useful feature, especially for those traveling to low-signal areas.
  • Enterprise-grade Strike Rugged Case – A highly durable protective sleeve to prevent your smartphone from acquiring damages and scratches. The Strike Rugged Case is engineered to meet MIL-STD-810G 516.7 drop test standards to withstand harsh environments.


If you’re using an Otterbox or Lifeproof case, you may click the following links to view Strike Alpha Cradle Bundles available. The full list of Strike Alpha Cradle Bundles with Rugged case can be viewed here.



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