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Blaine After-School Activity Bus Driver Facing 15 Charges

A Blaine after-school activity bus driver is facing 15 separate charges in Anoka County relating to an incident in February when authorities claim she … Read More

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Legislation

Texting and driving ‘rampant’ in Pa., but few get tickets. Here’s why

Unlike its neighbors — New Jersey, Delaware,, Maryland, and New York — Pennsylvania doesn't have a hands-free law requiring drivers to keep their paws off their phones while driving. Instead, the no-texting law bans only sending and receiving text-based communications, leaving motorists free to … Read More

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Road Safety

Wayne Road (Pa. 316) closed at railroad crossing; CSX to close others

Municipalities and schools were notified in March about the closures, according to a March email from Road Safety to the Pennsylvania Department of … Read More

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Road Safety

Safety campaign aims to reduce fatalities among bikers

Backed by Police Scotland and Scottish motorcycle group, the Breathtaking Roads campaign from The Scottish Government and Road Safety … Read More

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Road Safety

Road safety officials urge more caution on I-80 following deadly incidents

Nebraska road safety officials have been urging caution following deadly few weeks on Interstate 80. The Nebraska Safety Council stresses to pay … Read More

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Distracted Driving

Springfield City Council to decide if texting, grooming while driving should be illegal

The ordinance, if passed, would essentially make it illegal to do certain things while driving, including but not limited to using a mirror to fix hair, texting … Read More

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Distracted Driving

Thousands of Students To Visit SCPD Headquarters To Celebrate Police Week

More than 700 students from 16 high schools will participate in the distracted driving program on May 7 beginning at 9 a.m. The department has teamed up once again with Stony Brook University to provide students with a first-hand look at the dangers of driving and texting and driving while …

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Distracted Driving

Texting while driving increases your risk of a crash by 23 times says campaigner

Texting while driving increases your chances of crashing by more than 20 times, a road safety campaigner has told TVNZ1's Seven Sharp. Read More

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Distracted Driving

PennDOT hosts distracted driving simulation at Mt. Lebanon High School

“We see people of all ages texting and driving. We like to talk to younger drivers because they're the ones who are learning, and they'll be making the … Read More

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Distracted Driving

Having phone in hand warrants distracted driving ticket: BC judge

Never mind texting or talking behind the wheel, just holding a cellphone in your hand is enough to warrant a distracted driving ticket, a B.C. judge has … Read More

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