Only as drunk as you can prove

The Internet liked the story. Woman smashes $20,000 breathalyzer. The smashy woman from Coxsackie likely got her “aggravated DUI” dropped down to a regular DUI. Or in plain English, got her drunk driving charge dropped down to buzzed driving. Here are the official names for three crimes in New York: driving while ability impaired, driving […]

When is it a Good Idea to Keep a Dashcam in Your Daily Driver?

When is it a Good Idea to Keep a Dashcam in Your Daily Driver?

From Florida attorney Scott Distasio If you are thinking about buying a dashcam for the vehicle you drive daily, you might be wondering if it’s worth it. Dashcams range in price from $20 to several hundred dollars, which is a significant difference for a lot of drivers. Looking at the benefits you can get when […]

War on Cars Watch for February 20, 2019

War on Cars Watch for February 20, 2019

Welcome to the War on Cars Watch, a weekly blog to bring together all the stories that affect motorists with regards to street planning such as road diets, and traffic calming as well as programs such as Vision Zero and Complete Streets. Please read this blog and let us know what you think by commenting […]

6 Things to Avoid While Driving an Automatic Transmission Car

6 Things to Avoid While Driving an Automatic Transmission Car

Automatic transmission cars are one of the best inventions of the 21st century. The perks? Safety, comfort, and ease of use. Drivers love it, and there are good justifications for that. Nevertheless, driving an automatic car has its drawbacks. There are some critical aspects that every driver should acknowledge and avoid while driving an auto […]

After a Car Accident: Be Wary of these Insurance Company Tactics

After a Car Accident: Be Wary of these Insurance Company Tactics

From Randolph Rice, a personal injury attorney at The Law Offices of Randolph Rice in Dundalk, Maryland. Americans pay a pretty penny for car insurance to get just that: assurance they’ll be taken care of monetarily in the event of an accident. Insurance companies, however, have the opposite agenda when an accident does occur. They […]