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Kia Motors America and BRAKES Driving School Partner to Teach 10000 Teens in 2018

Designed to teach teen drivers how to be conscientious behind the wheel with “hands-on-defensive driver training” and classroom lessons, B.R.A.K.E.S. (Be Responsible and Keep Everyone Safe) aims to reach 10,000 teen drivers and their parents this year. With Kia Motors America's support, the sixth … Read More

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Road Safety

Essilor takes innovation on the road

Speaking about the roadshow, commercial director at Essilor, Randeep Gill, said: "We want to share the power of optical innovation across the UK." "The roadshow is an ideal way of doing this. It helps us drive our mission of improving lives by improving sight by supporting wellbeing and quality of …

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Road Safety

Safe Cycling In Grey County

'Share The Road' is one reminder in a new campaign as Grey looks to boost cycling tourism. … Car magnets flashing the saying "Share the Road" will be produced and available at municipal offices, visitor centres, public events, farmers' markets and at Owen Sound Police and other local OPP … Read …

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Road Safety

Residents say new house access poses a serious road safety risk

The council's road planning service had previously said it could not support any new development accessed via The Loan because of the “constrained nature” of the road. However, a report that went before the planning committee last week stated: “The last use of the site was as a market garden …

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Road Safety

Tanzania: Road Accidents Must Be Curbed What-Come-May

It is on record that in the past most accidents were determined to have been caused by devil-may-care drivers who flouted road safety rules and regulations, often driving at break-neck speed. The latest accident, in which 12 passengers died and 26 others got injured, occurred last Wednesday in Igunga … Read …

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Road Safety

Musical road drives Dutch villagers crazy by playing Frisian national anthem

Officials thought the musical road would fit in well with with Leeuwarden being European capital of culture in 2018, and would have an impact on road safety, as motorists who drove too fast slowed down to fit the tune. But the cacophony of noise, especially when more than one car …

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Distracted Driving

Life Preservation or Something Else

But I say hypocrisy, in the sense, that according to a recent study by the University of Utah, 11 teens die every day from texting and driving. That is 4015 kids a year. My question that clamors for an answer is, “Why doesn't Mr. Baldwin, the media, and other leftist …

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Distracted Driving

What Your Kids Want to Tell You About Social Media

Like parents, many children felt there should be no technology at all in certain situations, such as mealtime and when they're trying to have a conversation with Mom or Dad. Kids said they also want their parents to practice what they preach. For instance, no texting while driving, even when …

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Distracted Driving

Local police departments target distracted drivers

“Catching distracted drivers is hard, because it's not only about cell phones, but any distractions in the car,” said Wallingford Police Lt. Cheryl Bradley. “Texting tends to be more difficult to catch because drivers hold the phone on their laps. People using cellphones on calls and texting is still a …

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Distracted Driving

Period of distracted driving enforcement starting today

“It is illegal and highly dangerous to use those things while driving.” Last year, over 7,000 citations were issued for texting alone. Over 1,000 of those were issued during the enforcement periods. Almost 300 people were killed while texting and driving in Minnesota between 2012 and 2016. Distracted … Read More

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