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Distracted Driving

TxDOT combats distracted driving with “Heads Up” campaign – KTRE.com | Lufkin and …

Nearly one in five crashes in Texas involve distracted driving, and Texas Department of Transportation is fighting back. In partnership with the AT&T's It Can Wait campaign, TxDOT is launching "Heads Up, Texas". Get the latest Amarillo news straight to your phone! Apple | Android. The main focus of the … …

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Distracted Driving

New England states holding campaign against distracted driving

BOSTON, Mass. (WWLP) – The six New England states are joining forces for what is being called the region's first coordinated public education campaign against distracted driving. The campaign includes a public service announcement that features police officers for each of the six states. The officers … Read More

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Driving School

What to expect from a defensive driving course

My timing – attending the course during school holidays – meant most other attendees were young drivers just starting out. At the beginning of the day, we each introduced ourselves and stated how long we've been driving. There's an awkward silence when it's clear the length of my driving career …

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Driving School

When do you stop for a school bus in Lorain County?

Comments. Those giant yellow school buses are the only vehicles that literally have a stop sign attached to them that emerges to signal traffic to stop. … “We do see some people who are confused by the law and to what situations it requires you, as the driver, to stop,” …

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Driving School

Cornerstone Christian School Raises Money for Senior Trips by Test Driving New Cars

SAN ANGELO, TX — The Mitchell Buick-GMC crew was out in full force today at Cornerstone Christian School, 1502 N. Jefferson, conducting a unique fundraiser for schools introduced by Buick. With a fleet of about a dozen brand new Buicks and GMCs, Mitchell car salesmen were demonstrating the … Read More

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Road Safety

Govt moves to ban ‘old’ car imports

The Traffic and Road Safety Act 1998 (Amendment) Bill, 2018 tabled on Tuesday, also proposes that a person who imports a motor vehicle which is five … ban on importation of old vehicles will not solve the problem of pollution because it would not remove those that are already on …

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Road Safety

2018 Ford F-150 buying guide: Specs and details of a top-selling pickup truck

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued full reviews for only the 2018 Ford F-150 Super Crew in 4×2 and 4×4 drive trains, giving them an overall crash-test rating of five stars, earning top marks for protecting the driver and passengers against injury. It gives the F-150 five stars …

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Road Safety

District Road Safety Panel nodmust for speed breakers: NMC

In the second stage, the office should submit their opinion to the executive engineer (traffic department) and later the same report should be forwarded before the road safety committee for its nod. Only after the panel's nod, the executive engineer (hot mix department) should go ahead with construction of … Read …

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Distracted Driving

New England States Team up on Distracted Driving PSA

New England States Team up on Distracted Driving PSA. The six New … New England states do not share all of the same laws when it comes to distracted driving. Connecticut, New … Maine and Massachusetts prohibit drivers from texting while driving, but do not outlaw all use of handheld …

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Distracted Driving

TxDOT combats distracted driving with “Heads Up” campaign – KTRE.com | Lufkin and …

The main focus of the program, a distracted driving virtual reality experience, is moving through 19 Texas cities. The experience will stop in Amarillo on April 23 at Amarillo High School. Texting while driving is illegal in Texas as of September 2017, and carries a fine of up to $200. …

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