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Driving School

Mobile offences down from 109 to 22, but concern about tradies, young drivers

Orange Driving School's Graham Kidson said high rates of mobile phone usage among young drivers and tradies continued to pose a challenge … Read More

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Road Safety

Police: Watch out for slow-moving Amish buggies

… for buggies and motor vehicles to safely and responsibly share the road together," said 1st Sgt. E.K. King, Virginia State Police Area 19 Commander. Read More

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Road Safety

Bus operator fears foreign drivers a risk on WA roads

Experienced local bus tour operator Adam Barnard fears overseas tourists are increasingly posing a safety risk on WA roads. Mr Barnard wants the … Read More

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Road Safety

Compensating the victims of road accidents

… but was accelerated for enactment by the Bangladesh Parliament in response to the groundbreaking student protests for road safety in August 2018. Read More

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Distracted Driving

Study: Majority of Drivers Admit to Texting While Driving

“The fact that so many people are texting and driving is alarming, but not surprising. However, what is shocking is the millions of people who are … Read More

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Distracted Driving

Clearwater students put in the virtual driver’s seat of a distracted driver

Currently, distracted driving is a secondary offense in Florida, one of only a handful of states where officers can only cite drivers for texting if they are … Read More

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Distracted Driving

Teenager busy texting on Whatsapp, Snapchat while driving dies in fatal crash

Although the accident occurred last November, an inquest heard on Tuesday that the 17-year-old driver was sending and receiving messages on her … Read More

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Distracted Driving

Van Overbeek to Retire After Petit Le Mans

The 2018 season has seen van Overbeek and co-driver Pipo Derani deliver wins at Sebring and WeatherTech Raceway Laguna … “As a cyclist, I love it, because I wouldn't have to worry about someone who's texting [and driving]. Read More

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Distracted Driving

Sen. Billy Hudson announces he won’t seek re-election in 2019

Hudson strongly supported legislation in his first year in the Senate and every year since banning texting while driving. It took seven years for the state … Read More

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Distracted Driving

Busy Weekend For Estevan Police Service

Several impaired drivers had the attention of the Estevan Police Service over … Distracted driving is the traffic safety spotlight for the month of October. Read More

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