33 Alerts From the DISTRACTED DRIVING Tag


So, Who IS Responsible in a Driverless Car Accident?: NMA E-Newsletter #617

By Shelia Dunn, NMA Communications Director For years, an ongoing debate has been raging in the media about who would be responsible when a driverless vehicle injured or killed another road user. Perhaps, we will soon have the answer. In March 2018, Elaine Herzberg jaywalked from a center median with her bicycle across a dark […]

Eliminating Jaywalking Laws Will Make Roads Safer?: NMA E-Newsletter #615

By guest writer Arthur Miller, NYC NMA Member, traffic attorney, and co-owner of the New York Truck Stop website and podcast. The foundation of road safety for all users, motor vehicles, and pedestrians alike, is order and predictability. One of the most dangerous scenarios for a driver lawfully proceeding under power is when someone jaywalks […]

What about Police Traffic Stop Reform Part 2: NMA E-Newsletter #604

Editor’s Note: Last week, in Part 1, we discussed ideas for traffic stop reform. This week we delve into some of the thornier issues for reform from the NMA perspective. Recently, Berkeley, California’s city council passed an ordinance to remove police officers out of the traffic enforcement equation. After the requisite planning and community input, […]

What’s Next for Motorists’ Rights—Part 1: NMA E-Newsletter #597

The need to advocate for motorists’ rights has grown during the time of COVID. NMA members need to be more vigilant than ever in home communities and home states. This newsletter is a two-parter and comes from what we see trending nationally. This week, we look at speed limits, automated traffic enforcement, and street surveillance. […]

Out of Chaos Comes Driver Courtesy: NMA E-Newsletter #582

More than ten years ago, we reported the fascinating results achieved in Drachten, a small city in The Netherlands that eliminated all traffic signs only to find that out of sanctioned chaos came order. And unending driver courtesy. And a greater sense of safety for all road users. A couple of excerpts from A Different […]

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Ambrosio Rodriguez,
Los Angeles Criminal Lawyer

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Hedding Law Firm, Los Angeles Criminal Defense Lawyer

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Ronald Hedding, Los Angeles DUI Attorney

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Tofer and Associates, Accident Attorneys

Our experienced accident attorneys have won over $100 million in settlements & verdicts. We’ve settled thousands of auto accidents and our win-rate is 97%.

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Ron Hedding, San Fernando Valley Criminal & DUI lawyer

Over 25 years experience focused exclusively on criminal law and a track record of success in all San Fernando Valley Courthouses. (213) 542-0940

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Dmitry Gorin, Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorney

Top-ranked criminal and DUI defense lawyer who provides aggressive legal representation.