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Distracted Driving

Move to Ban Texting While Driving in Missouri School Zones

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — State Rep. Mike Henderson, R-Bonne Terre, is proposing to ban texting while driving in Missouri's school zones. “School dismisses and those kids are excited. They come running out of there and they're looking a lot of times for either a bus or for mom or dad's …

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Distracted Driving

Self-Driving Uber Taxi Hits, Kills Pedestrian Crossing The Street

Self-Driving Uber Taxi Hits, Kills Pedestrian Crossing The StreetCBS Miami's Kris Van Cleave reports on a driverless Uber car hitting and killing a … Tougher Texting While Driving Law Passes In House, May Stall In SenateCBS Miami's Rick Folbaum reports on lawmakers' efforts to strengthen laws … Read More

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Distracted Driving

Move to Ban Texting While Driving in Missouri School Zones

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — State Rep. Mike Henderson, R-Bonne Terre, is proposing to ban texting while driving in Missouri's school zones. “School dismisses and those kids are excited. They come running out of there and they're looking a lot of times for either a bus or for mom or dad's …

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Distracted Driving

Students see dangers of texting while driving

Numerous students and educators in attendance at the 2018 Environmental and Spatial Technology Conference earlier this month took the pledge to stop texting and driving after testing out AT&T Arkansas' "It Can Wait" virtual reality simulator. "Since 2010 when we started (It Can Wait), we've had over … Read More

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Distracted Driving

Self-Driving Uber Car Kills Pedestrian, Raising Questions About Safety Of Autonomous Cars

But ultimately, if a self-driving car can't be 100 percent safe, what are they for? What's the point? As these companies claim, these vehicles take distracted driving out of the picture, which means zero accidents, zero fatalities, and zero deaths. So what does Herzberg's death say about self-driving … Read More

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Driving School

Simulator at Wheeling Park High School Drives Home Dangers of DUI

Photo by Jessica Broverman Wheeling Park High School sophomore Louie Aulick takes his turn Monday in a simulator that mimics the effects of driving while intoxicated. More than 100 Wheeling Park High School students are taking part in the West Virginia Alcohol Beverage Control Administration DUI … Read More

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Driving School

Omtatah sues NTSA over driving school rules

In a suit filed against them yesterday, activist Okiya Omtatah seeks to have the Traffic (Driving Schools & Instructors) Rules 2017 suspended. … “In the circumstances and unless the court interdicts NTSA's intended vetting, driving schools and PSV operators will lose their licences,” said Mr Omtatah. Read More

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Driving School

Bikers get several practical safe driving presentations at Mowasalat event

DOHA: Mowasalat's Karwa Driving School participated in Batabit – Qatar Centre for Motorcycles – “BATABIT MILE” event. The event offered various theoretical and practical safe driving presentations. It was held on March 2 inside the Training Airport – Al-Khor City. This event comes as part of delivering … Read More

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Road Safety

We don’t want to see any more people die on our roads – NZ Police

The Transport Agency is currently holding public consultation on 10 RIAWS sites throughout the country. Assistant Commissioner Venables and Harry Wilson want drivers and riders to remember that road safety is everybody's responsibility. Nobody wants to share the road with someone who isn't paying … Read More

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Road Safety

NSW Government announces trial of ‘driverless car’ technology on Sydney motorway

The NSW Government has downplayed safety concerns over driverless car technology, following the death of a pedestrian in the United States who was hit by a driverless Uber. Police in Phoenix Arizona said a woman, 49, was "walking outside of a crosswalk, crossed the road from west to east, when … …

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