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NSW Police amputee given a ‘life sentence’

NSW's police chief says an officer has been given a "life sentence" when he lost his foot after an alleged texting driver crashed into him and a colleague as they were … The current penalty for using a phone while driving is a $330 fine and four demerit points but …

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$80000 raised for police victim of alleged texting crash

Surgeons were forced to amputate Senior Constable Jonathan Wright's right foot and the lower part of his leg after Jakob Thornton, 22, who was allegedly using his phone while driving, ploughed into him and Senior Constable Matthew Foley in Leumeah on Friday night. Both officers were pinned … Read More

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After years of delays, state of Minnesota’s lawsuit against 3M goes to trial

Says Tim Harlow of the Strib, “Momentum has been picking up over the past year for the measure to make Minnesota the 15th state, plus Washington, D.C., to outlaw drivers' use of hand-held devices. … On Thursday, several families that have lost loved ones in crashes involving a distracted driver …

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Bills would require drivers ed to include how to interact with police

Marty Knollenberg, R-Troy, Vincent Gregory, D-Lathrup Village, and Margaret O'Brien, R-Portage, have introduced bills to try to reduce tensions that can arise for drivers and police officers alike during traffic stops. The so-called "What to do if stopped by blue" legislation would require driver's education to … Read More

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Rally Driving Champ Gail Truess: From the Pit Crew to the Podium

We teach them the stuff you don't get in driver's ed, like how to handle a car when someone suddenly stops in front of you and maneuvers like that. We put them through exercises to create muscle memory so if it happens in the street, they have that knowledge in …

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Stats show decrease in fatal crashes on Long Island in 2017

Despite the decrease in deaths, police say texting and driving continues to be a challenge. Eric Alexander is part of of Vision Long Island, a nonprofit group that calls on transportation agencies to design roadways that are safer for pedestrians and motorists. He says regardless of the numbers, more … Read …

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Operation Drink Drive 1 marred by reckless behaviour, NSW

“While there has been a cultural shift in drink-driving over the last couple of decades, to make sure everyone is safe on our roads, we need to see the same sort of cultural shift when it comes to texting and driving, speeding and other reckless behaviours.” Police Minister Troy Grant …

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Argumentative essay on texting and driving permits

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Texting while driving speech essay writing

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Turning A Car Into A Computer Mouse

With some simple trigonometry, they calculate the car's coordinates. The mouse click is done using the car's horn, but details are vague there. And yes, using the carmouse is as fun as it sounds, though we still don't recommend texting while driving using this technique. Watch them in the videos …

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