Tag: drivers

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…

New dash cam portal will help police catch bad drivers

Robert Drane bmf.co.uk The increasing popularity of dash cams has enabled motorists to catch the actions of dangerous drivers, helping the police investigate countless incidents and making the roads safer. However, the popularity of these cameras has driven a surge in submitted reports to the police, making it difficult for them to keep up. On…

Reckless drivers could soon have cars impounded

Danielle Furfaro nypost.com Car owners who speed or run red lights might soon face having their vehicles impounded until they take a class on the horrors of reckless driving, officials said on Tuesday. The Reckless Driver Accountability Act, presented by Councilman Brad Lander, would expand the reach of a court-mandated class that shows drivers the…

DC Has Foul-Mouthed Drivers: Report

Dan Taylor patch.com A new survey claims that commuters in the D.C. area are most likely to feel “annoyed, angry, and exhausted.” WASHINGTON, DC — Lots of cities around the United States have bad traffic, but nowhere else in the country are drivers more angry, irritated, and foul-mouthed than here in D.C., according to a…

Can you report bad drivers to insurance?

Jenn Sanders insuramatch.com Ever wish you could make someone pay for their reckless driving? Ever wish that those “How’s my driving?” signs you see on trucks were on cars? Then you could report all the awful etiquette and dangerous behavior you encounter on the road. If you could turn someone into their insurance company for…

Are Some People Naturally Terrible Drivers?

thenewswheel.com Are some drivers innately terrible drivers, and can that ever be changed? We’ve grown up with the belief that being a good driver comes from practice, attentiveness, and obedience to the established rules of the road. With enough determination and maturity, any driver can improve their skills. As you encounter bad drivers on the…

What the f#C$ are you doing?!

Greta Kooy capilanocourier.com What the fuck are you doing?! Road rage is good for you Some people do yoga, some people write songs, and some of us casually say “fuck” under our breath 15 times in the confinement of our personal vehicles. Road rage is something we’ve all experienced at least once in our lives,…