Monthly Archives: June 2012

New Jersey Seeking Stricter Teen Driver Guidelines

Ten days ago, a legislative committee in New Jersey approved a new requirement that added another restriction to new teen drivers getting their licenses, but in an interesting twist, it’s not the teens that have to comply. Instead, if the … Continue reading

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Push is on to Ban NYC Carriages

For most people, the image of horse-drawn carriages circling Central Park is one of the iconic views of New York City, but that may change. Why? Because there’s a new push from concerned citizens to ban the carriages after a … Continue reading

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Minnesota Offers Grants to Help End Auto Theft

In Minnesota, another car is stolen every hour, but the state’s Department of Commerce is offering grants to local law enforcement agencies, community organizations, and county prosecutors to help prevent further auto thefts. This is the third time the state … Continue reading

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Survey Says Majority of Teens Text While Driving

This probably won’t surprise anyone, but the results of the State of Connecticut Departments of Public Health and Education released yesterday say that teens in that state both talk and text on their cell phones while operating motor vehicles. The … Continue reading

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Video: Seat Belt Safety

This PSA on wearing safety belts was created by a high school driver’s education class. We’re sharing it because with summer road trips upon us, and individual states and insurance companies all pushing “Click it or ticket” rules, you can … Continue reading

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