Category: Bad Drivers News

Catch a Bad Driver on Your Dash Cam? Upload it to This Database

Doug Newcomb pcmag.com Dash cams are now de rigueur for taxi and bus drivers and have led to alternatively horrific and hilarious crash-porn videos on YouTube. Now they’re being used in England and Wales for crowdsourced reporting of bad drivers to the police. The National Dash Cam Safety Portal (NDSP) allows people to upload video…

Knievel with live motorcycle jumps

Debbie Little nypost.com Motorcycle daredevil Travis Pastrana is known for jumping high and far. Now he’ll try leaping into the past. In “Evel Live,” airing Sunday (8-11 p.m.) from Las Vegas on History, Pastrana will pay homage to the godfather of action sports, Evel Knievel, by attempting three of Knievel’s iconic jumps. Matt Iseman (“American…

Car crashes into Pennsylvania home at 80 mph

Madeline Farber foxnews.com A York, Pa., man is facing charges after he allegedly attempted to flee authorities while driving under the influence, later crashing into a woman’s home and causing thousands of dollars’ worth of damage. On July 4, Kameron Smith was allegedly driving under the influence and fleeing authorities while driving an unregistered, uninsured…

Naming and shaming bad drivers

To stop the phenomenon of bad driving maybe we should start naming and shaming the bad drivers. Roedolf Walker albertonrecord.co.za Not sure whether you saw the Carte Blanche programme on June 10. People blame the minibus taxis for mayhem, chaos and accidents on the road, yet people showed via dash-cam for 10 days how drivers…

Speeder caught driving 120 mph

Speeder caught driving 120 mph in a construction asks for a warning, gets something much worse Gary Gastelu foxnews.com Maybe it does hurt to ask. An Indiana State Police officer pulled over a driver for doing 120 mph in a 60 mph construction zone on the outskirts of the city this week, and the man…