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Parents Upset School Removed Memorial To Drunk Driving Victim

'It's Disgusting': Parents Upset School Removed Memorial To Drunk Driving VictimThe field house bearing A.J. Robbins' name welcomes athletes to Lunenburg High, but A.J.'s family now feels pushed away. Medal Of Honor Recipient From Mass. Buried At Arlington CemeteryA former U.S. Navy pilot … Read More

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Driving School

More learners taking wheel than driving licence

HYDERABAD: The number of vehicles hitting city roads may be accelerating by the day, but the number of permanent driving licences (DLs) being issued is … While agents working in the field said this could indicate a high number of LLs being dropped every year, driving school staff point out …

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Road Safety

Dyers Pass Road safety improvements

A new speed limit and double yellow no passing lines will be put in place on Dyers Pass Road to make it safer for cyclists, pedestrians and motorists. A car passes a cyclist on Dyers Pass Road. Changes are being made to improve the safety of Dyers Pass Road for …

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Road Safety

Learners given talk on road safety, drugs and alcohol

“On March 20, JMPD Community Outreach Unit and Lenasia SAPS did a presentation for learners and educators at Jiswa Special School in Lenasia, on how learners should cross a road safely and where to cross a road,” said Wayne Minnaar of the Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department. Read More

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Road Safety

Anniversary of crash which killed three teenagers serves as a stark road safety warning

We hope so as well. From left, Kyle Warren, Dominic O'Neill and Billy Hines, who died in a road crash in Pulham Market. Picture: WARREN, O'NEILL AND HINES FAMILIES. Learning to drive is – rightly and understandably – a great thing for young people to look forward to that gives …

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Distracted Driving

Devices, Apps For Driving Hands-Free In Georgia

That year, 3.5 percent of Georgia drivers said they were distracted when they were involved in a fatal crash. “There's no text message that is worth your life,” Blackwood said. “Someone who is texting and driving is just as dangerous, if not more dangerous, than someone who is drinking and …

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Distracted Driving

Officers use high-tech chase simulators to train

But there are other options and this week Galveston deputies were able to train in a high-tech driving simulator. The $110K simulator belongs to the Texas Association on Counties, and it replicates situations officers may encounter in the real world like texting and driving, loss of brakes and high chase … …

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Distracted Driving

‘Heads Up, Texas’ At UT-Austin To Show Distracted Driving Perils

Partnering with AT&T It Can Wait, TxDOT aims to change distracted-driving behaviors that resulted in 100,687 crashes, 444 deaths and 2,889 serious injuries statewide last year alone. With state legislation passing a texting–while–driving ban effective Sept. 1, 2017 – making it illegal to read, write or send … Read More

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Distracted Driving

Devices, Apps For Driving Hands-Free In Georgia

That increase started in 2015, according to statistics published by Blackwood's office. That year, 3.5 percent of Georgia drivers said they were distracted when they were involved in a fatal crash. “There's no text message that is worth your life,” Blackwood said. “Someone who is texting and driving is just … …

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Distracted Driving

Distracted-driving citations climb 172 percent since 2013

Distracted driving-related citations in Pennsylvania increased by 52 percent from 2016 to 2017, though enforcing anti-texting and driving laws can be a challenge for police. The anti-texting law in Pennsylvania is a primary offense, meaning officers can pull a motorist over if they see them texting behind … Read More

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