Category: Bad Drivers News

Strictest And Most Lenient States on High Risk Drivers

Alina Comoreanu Aug 24, 2016 wallethub.com The average American spends more than 18 hours in an automobile each week, which equates to over 17 percent of his or her waking hours, according to data from Nielsen and the Bureau of Labor Statistics. That alone spells risk not only because the odds of an accident increase…

Fremont Police Part of Crackdown on Bad Drivers

129 tickets, two vehicles towed, four hour enforcement. Bea Karnes August 24, 2016 http://patch.com NEWARK, CA — Fremont Police officers were part of a special team that cracked down on bad drivers in Newark Wednesday. Newark residents have been complaining to the police department about speeders and drivers who think that stop signs are meant…

More Jobs in Economy Means More Bad Drivers on Roads

Peter Coy August 26, 2016 insurancejournal.com Who says recessions are all bad? About 5,000 fewer people die every year in auto accidents for each 1 percentage point increase in U.S. unemployment because downturns keep dangerous drivers off the road. “We have documented an instance of a natural economic force that impels riskier drivers to drive…

Attack By Woman On Bicycle In Brooklyn

Man Speaks Out After Alleged Attack By Woman On Bicycle In Brooklyn http://newyork.cbslocal.com NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police were searching Wednesday night for a woman on a bicycle who scratched a man’s face and grabbed his sunglasses during a confrontation while he was driving in Brooklyn. CBS2’s Valerie Castro talked to the victim exclusively Wednesday.…

Add Another ‘D’ to The List of Causes of Dad Driving

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Add another ‘D’ to the list of causes of bad driving — millions of drowsy drivers hitting the roads daily kyforward.com Aug 22nd, 2016 You can now add a fourth “D” to the list of growing perils behind the wheel: “Drowsiness.” Besides driving drunk, drugged, and distracted, new information from the Governors Highway Safety Association…

How to Find Bad Drivers on The Road Near You

washingtonpost.com Jacob Bogage The idea behind app Nexar is ambitious: create a type of air-traffic control system for the road. Catalogue the cars in a given location, track dicey behavior and help drivers avoid dangerous intersections and even bad drivers. Nexar is a free dashcam app that, using artificial intelligence, creates a database of an…

Is Shaming Bad Drivers Online OK?

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khou.com June 16, 2016 HOUSTON — What do you do when you see a bad driver on the road? More and more people are taking out their smartphones and recording it. Not only that, they also posting the pictures and video online. KHOU 11 News found several examples on Reddit, YouTube and Facebook showing drivers…