Category: Reported Bad Driver

Safe Driving Tips For Teenage Drivers

dmv.org It’s a fact: teenage drivers account for more auto accidents than any other age group. However, by practicing safe driving techniques―such as driving defensively―you’ll increase the odds you’ll keep yourself (and your passengers) safe on the road and you’ll increase your changes of getting more affordable car insurance as you build a good driving…

What is a solenoid?

Dan Cooper mobiloil.com Your vehicle’s starter motor has the important job of starting the engine. But something also has to start the starter. And that something is the solenoid. In most automotive applications today, the solenoid is attached to the starter, with the two of them getting removed as a unit when necessary. How a…

Florida – BWWR23

Aggressive Vehicle Make/Model: Mitsubishi/ Event Description: Heavy traffic in the parking area, cars are barely moving. Each cars are taking turns when turning right. When it was our turn to make a right the guy stepped out of the car and started cursing and yelling that all vehicles in our direction should not go through…

West Virginia – 5RZ619

Aggressive Vehicle Make/Model: Chevy/Impala Event Description: No signals, tailgating, racing to zipper merge then dropping off the gas. Mirroring my speed while along side of me to be annoying. Total asshole on the road. Driver Description: Middle aged Eazy-E looking piece of shit. Original Post

West Virginia – 3J3130

Clue Bag Empty Vehicle Make/Model: Buick/Encore Event Description: Tricky intersection. Actually requires some processing power, obviously too much for some. This lady couldn’t close the gap in front of her to enable the vehicle behind me to get their car out the way of thru traffic. Perhaps the phone or something else was taking priority…

West Virginia – 01327

Left Lane Loafer Vehicle Make/Model: Honda/Accord – Tan Event Description: Just a left lane loafing without a care in the world. Slower traffic keep right is just a silly idea and doesn’t process in my brain pan. Driver Description: Older white lady. Original Report

Florida – *4B9BL

Aggressive Vehicle Make/Model: Honda/Accord Event Description: Driver almost hit me trying to squeeze between me and the driver in front of me. Got behind me and tail-gated me. Got back in the right lane, sped up and cut me off almost hitting me again. I blew the horn at them. They tail-gated the driver in…

California – 7EHA010

Reckless Vehicle Make/Model: BMW/328i Event Description: This happened on the corner of Ellsworth Str. and Washington Blvd. in Fremont CA on Thursday Nov. 16, 2016 at 8:46AM. The moron in coffin-black BMW 328i rolled though the stop sign, failed to yield to me (I was turning left from the opposing direction) and nearly side swiped…

Maryland – 7DB5494

Reckless Vehicle Make/Model: Acura/TL Event Description: Used shoulder clearly marked “Do not drive on shoulder” to pass traffic waiting for left-turning traffic between church day school and elementary school. Accelerated at full throttle to pass on shoulder when traffic began moving. Driver Description: Tinted windows. Original Post

Distractology: The Science of Distracted Driving

Jo Caynon wanderer.com Last week, a traveling road safety awareness initiative called “Distractology” was at Old Rochester Regional Hight School. Run by Arbella Insurance Foundation, the interactive driving simulation allows student drivers to have a firsthand look at the true dangers of driving distracted. “We run Distractology all across Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and New…