Tag: driving

Statewide texting and driving ban now in effect

Steve Kuhlmann theeagle.com Passed during the recent session of the Texas Legislature, the law specifically focuses on the use of messaging applications — reading, writing or sending electronic messages — while driving. In College Station, drivers have had several months to adjust to the idea of refraining from using their phones while in the car…

Proposed law would send bad drivers back to school

Michael Praats portcitydaily.com WILMINGTON — Drivers in the State of North Carolina who have their licenses suspended for accumulating excessive points on their license and a multitude of other infractions could be required to take a driver retraining course if House Bill 863 passes the senate. The bill, which was originally proposed in April, moved…

The 11 bad driving habits that everyone should ditch right now

Richard Duggan essexlive.news They say that you really learn to drive when you’ve passed your test. After hours of lessons, there’s a certain sweet release from being finally let loose on the road unaccompanied. But it’s in those first few weeks and months, when you aren’t under the watchful gaze of your driving instructor, when…

LEARN THEIR LESSON Bad driving instructors to be EXPOSED by Ofsted-style league tables

Poor quality tutors will be forced to improve or face publication of performance ratings in a bid to up the driving test pass rate Joe Finnerty thesun.co.uk UNDER-PERFORMING driving instructors will be exposed by an Ofsted-style rating system in an attempt to improve pass rates. The rankings system could be made public if tutors don’t up their game as…

5 Bad Driving Behaviors That Must Be Stopped

Louis MacPherson autoguide.com For many, the automobile is the paragon of independence. Behind the wheel, a driver is a slave to no one. Except that’s not always true either. Drivers quickly become slaves to his or her own driving shortcomings, and also to the mediocrity of driving behavior throughout society. Driving behavior that has been…

Safety lesson for bad drivers

sheppnews.com.au Almost any time I get in a car I am likely to encounter a bad driver on the roads. The most common thing that irks me is people who fail to indicate properly. It’s almost like they think other drivers can read their mind. If I am going to move in any direction, I…

The Bad Driving Habits Everyone Forgets

speedlux.com Like a lot of our readers, you may be the best driver you know! While safe, considerate driving has always come naturally to you, you’ve got a list as long as your leg of people who are always performing rash, dangerous maneuvers, or letting their attention wander when it should be on the road.…