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Transport Accident Commission says wire safety barriers saving countless lives

Wire safety barriers are saving countless lives on our roads each year, says the Transport Accident Commission. TAC road safety specialist David Young said each of the 28 drivers who have crashed into wire safety barriers along Portarlington Road this year, could easily have been fatalities were it not … Read …

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Distracted Driving

Safe 2 Save study finds more local adults and teens are distracted while driving

Texting and driving seems to be a problem here in the Permian Basin in fact, 87% of those teens said their parents text and drive on a day to day basis or three times a week. 73% of those teens can't seem to put the phone down cause they're busy …

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Distracted Driving

5/7 PoliticsPA Playbook

Inquirer: From trashman to governor? GOP hopeful Scott Wagner wants to be Pa. 'cleanup guy' Inquirer: Multimillionaire Democrat Scott Wallace would be one of Congress' richest men. Inquirer: Texting and driving 'rampant' in Pa., but few get tickets. Here's why. Inquirer: Stacked against him: A crowded … Read More

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Distracted Driving

Safe 2 Save study finds more local adults and teens are distracted while driving

Safe 2 Save surveyed students from local high schools and colleges and found both adults and teens still can't seem to put their phone down. Texting and driving seems to be a problem here in the Permian Basin in fact, 87% of those teens said their parents text and drive …

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Distracted Driving

5 Arrests Made During Distracted Driving Crackdown In Glen Rock

GLEN ROCK, NJ — Police arrested five people for driving while intoxicated and other alcohol-related offenses during Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April. The National Safety Council runs the nationwide campaign to crackdown on driving inattention, something that was listed as a contributing … Read More

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Distracted Driving

How do you know if the car you’re buying is safe? You need to understand what makes it safe in …

Your side mirrors should show just a little bit of your own vehicle for orientation purposes. Otherwise, they ought to be positioned for as wide a view of your blind spots as is possible. Finally, it should go without saying that driving when you are drunk, high, sleepy, or distracted …

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Distracted Driving

Glen Rock Police Highlight Distracted Driving Awareness Month

GLEN ROCK, NJ – During the month of April, the Glen Rock Police Department took part in the National Safety Council's Distracted Driving Awareness Month, according to Glen Rock Police Chief Dean Ackermann. "In New Jersey, driver inattention was listed as a contributing circumstance in 52 percent … Read More

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Driving School

First Maruti Suzuki Driver Training Institute Inaugurated in Bihar

Maruti Suzuki, in collaboration with Bihar government, has set up a Driving Training and Traffic Research (IDTR) in Aurangabad. Honorable Chief Minister of Bihar Shri Nitish Kumar inaugurated the State's first state-of-the-art institute for driving training, which is located at BIADA industrial area of … Read More

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Driving School

‘You’re likely to get wiped out along this race track’, residents warn

Claire Hayton runs her family's Seaview Riding School near Biggar and said riders already run the risk of incidents because of motorists driving too fast along Carr Lane. "As the caravan site is getting busier the road is being used more and people are going too fast down there," she …

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Smiles all Around on this School Bus Driver Appreciation Day

It's School Bus Driver Appreciation Day across the province, an opportunity for you and your kids to thank those behind the wheel for going the extra mile to get them to and from school safely every day. Darlene Rowland has been driving bus for 29 years, the last 17 she's …

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