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Make child car seats mandatory, group asks Senate

Child safety advocates have urged the Senate to prioritize discussions on a bill requiring child-restraint systems (CRS) in vehicles to help prevent the death of close to 100 kids monthly due to road crashes in Metro Manila and other parts of the country. In a forum on Saturday, advocacy group …

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Road Safety

HMC turns spotlight on child victims of road accidents

We at the Hamad Trauma Centre, through HIPP, want to see a drastic and sustained reduction in the number of road traffic-related deaths and injuries, especially among children in Qatar. Therefore, our aim is to emphasise the importance of safe road practices among the public and we are doing this …

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Road Safety

Fatal Highway 20 collision renews attention to road worker safety

The SQ said the right lane was closed while workers were on the highway – but some would like to see even more measures taken to ensure the safety of road workers. The president for Quebec's Association of Road Signallers said he would have closed the highway altogether while workers …

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Distracted Driving

Mobile phone driver campaign: North Shore mums and dads flout mobile phone rules

This passenger at Edgecliff is fine to check his phone, the driver not so much. Left hand on gearstick, right hand goes tappity-tap on New South Head Rd on Thursday. Picture: Sam Ruttyn Keep it hidden low down and nobody will ever know … Picture: Sam Ruttyn. “Sadly it is …

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Distracted Driving

Police issue fewer impaired driving tickets in January: SGI

SGI says there is still room for improvement in these statistics. Saskatchewan residents are being reminded there are many options available instead of driving drunk. Police also issued 500 distracted driving tickets, 312 tickets for seatbelt-related offences and 4,612 speeding tickets. In February, SGI is … Read More

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Distracted Driving

VIDEO: What you need to know today at the BC Games

The second full day of competition is off to a roaring start, with sunny skies shining over the Kamloops 2018 B.C. Winter Games. The first day ended with more than two dozen medals earned by athletes across the province. RELATED: Kelowna, Lake Country boarders hit B.C. Games podium. Read More

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Driving School

Indian driving student loses control; crashes car into bikers at petrol pump [Video]

Never learn driving in a car that does not have clutch and brake controls for the driving instructor. So, it's always advisable to learn how to drive in a car specially designed and designated for 'driving school' use. Such cars have adequate signage that also warns other road users that …

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Driving School

PM launches dev projects worth Rs 1000 cr in Daman, Diu

He handed over certificates to women given free driving training by Daman and Diu administration and cycle to school going girls. Mr Modi distributed permits for CNG driven vehicles. He distributed certificates to the beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Aawas yojana Grameen and Urban, Pradhan Mantri … Read More

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Driving School

Crashed car tour coming to the Capitol

My objective at the Capitol is the same as high schools and community safety events. Texting and driving kill. With any luck, enough of our Florida Legislators will see the devastation which can and does result due to texting and driving. Also, Wednesday morning March 7, it's the FSU High …

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Road Safety

Police call for tougher mobile phone driving laws snubbed

… of motorists caught flouting the laws has reinvigorated calls for tougher penalties, with The Sunday Telegraph leading a campaign for change. Yet the Berejiklian government has stopped short of tougher punishment, instead rolling out an Easter weekend advertising blitz and road safety campaigns. Read More

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