Tag: driving

Hot cars ‘as bad as drinking and driving’

Richard Aucock motoringresearch.com Driving in a hot car isn’t just uncomfortable, it could be dangerous, says new research published by Seat. A car with an interior hotter than 35 degrees C resulted in drivers reacting similarly to those with 0.05 percent blood alcohol: that’s the legal limit for driving in Scotland. The firm is thus…

Texas – HJM1969

Event: Driving in DARK with NO lights State/Province: Texas Country: United States Event Date/Time: May 23, 2018 06:07:00 am Location: 33.02639189726502, -96.73083607378538 Vehicle Make/Model: Honda/CRV Event Description: Another violent, dangerous psychopath driving IN THE DARK WITH NO HEADLIGHTS ON!!! And yes, it IS DARK outside, I don’t know why my fuktard camera shows light when…

Are you a Dr Jekyll or Mr Hyde driver?

Brian Farrell independent.ie Brian Farrell of the Road Safety Authority has some advice when dealing with aggressive driving The road can be a terribly unforgiving place. If you make a bad decision, at best it’s a wake-up call to pay attention and concentrate on the road. At worst, it could end with catastrophic consequences. People…

Avoid Road Rage; Stay Safe This Holiday Season

Jesse Knutson newschannel5.com NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Despite the bad weather and traffic, it’s best to try to relax behind the wheel. AAA officials said a new study found nearly 80 percent of drivers expressed significant anger, aggression, or road rage behind the wheel at least once in the previous year. Estimates by the AAA Foundation…

California – 79902V1

Driving in shoulder to pass traffic Vehicle Make/Model: Toyota/Tacoma Event Description: Motorist passing bumper to bumper traffic by driving in the inside shoulder, traveling southbound. Motorist returned to highway upon noticing CHP as shown in image Original Report

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…

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…