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275 accident-prone areas on Kerala roads: Study

The National Transportation Planning and Research Centre (NATPAC) and Road Safety Authority jointly conducted the study. The report has been submitted to the State Transport Commissioner K. Padmakumar. There are 116 accident-prone areas on the state highways and other roads. Most number … Read More

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Distracted Driving

New England states holding campaign against distracted driving

The officers discuss their own experiences responding to crashes blamed on distracted drivers. New England states don't share all the same laws when it comes to distracted driving. Maine and Massachusetts prohibit drivers from texting while driving, but do not outlaw all use of handheld cellphones. Read More

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Distracted Driving

Analysis: Impatience Increases Accident Risks, Studies Have Shown

The impatient driver ignores other motorists and carries on merrily as if it is okay to do it on April 07, 2018. Photo: Sovaia … Texting or talking on a mobile device while driving: This should be a no-no. Drivers should pull to the side, stop and park the car, …

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Distracted Driving

NATIONAL WORK ZONE AWARENESS WEEK

“Distracted driving has become a major concern – not just in work zones, but also in general roadway safety,” said Kentucky Office of Highway Safety Executive Director Dr. Noelle Hunter. “Due to distracted driving last year, there were more than 57,000 crashes on Kentucky roadways, resulting in 14,600 … Read More

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Distracted Driving

25-year-old Rutland man killed when car crashes into house in Worcester at same spot of February …

Preliminary investigation indicates that the man was driving northbound and lost control of the Jeep, crossing the double yellow lines and the southbound lane. The Jeep jumped the curb, went across the lawn and crashed into the house. The address is registered as a church and is listed in city …

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Distracted Driving

Driving Distracted? RPD is Watching

(KOH) – Reno police are in the midst of a distracted driving enforcement operation. April is Distracted Driving Awareness month, and Reno police have seen it all. Everything from people shaving to putting on make up, reading books, and even clipping their toenails. RPD's Tim Broadway says it only … Read …

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Driving School

Gone girl

Louise can only go on the evidence: Gabe's smarts, the way she carries herself, follows her own path, solves her own problems, fills out her own application forms, finds her own part-time work, pays for her own driving lessons, builds her own life. All these qualities can only add up …

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Driving School

Runcton Holme triumph in top-of-the-table (tennis) battle

Runaway leaders Runcton Holme consolidated their position at the top of Division One of the IBA Lynn Table Tennis League with victory over their nearest rivals. Runcton Holme took the honours with a 6-4 win over second-placed Paul's Driving School. Nick Osborne (2.5), Mel Jupp (2.5) and Graham … Read More

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STEVE HENSON: It’s time to fight, really fight, distracted driving

When I was 16, I got two tickets in 20 mph school zones, driving 25 mph once and 32 the other. I lost my license for six months. To this day, I always observe the speed limit in school zones. It's the right thing to do, of course, but the …

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Road Safety

Principals accuse police of inaction

Calcutta: The boys' and girls' principals of the school that lost a student to an accident on Taratala Road on Saturday have accused police of taking their repeated requests for safety measures lightly. Class VIII girl Suhani Gupta, riding a bicycle home after a morning exam, lost control on a …

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