Many ways to spell “speed trap”

Many ways to spell “speed trap”

Every five minutes a Massachusetts driver gets an undeserved speeding ticket. Every hour a Massachusetts driver gets a federally-funded speeding ticket. Your state, like mine, gets federal funding to run speed traps. Every year the state bureaucracy generates a highway safety grant proposal and status report and sends it to the National Highway Traffic Safety […]

Drivers Placing Too Much Faith in Driver Assistant Technology

Drivers Placing Too Much Faith in Driver Assistant Technology

From Robert E. Whitley, Raleigh personal injury attorney of the Whitley Law Firm. There are many convenient features in vehicles these days. Many of them are meant to make the vehicle safer for the drivers and passengers in the vehicle. A new study has found though, that those safety features may actually be a danger […]

War on Cars Watch for January 9, 2019

War on Cars Watch for January 9, 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 […]

Car Shipping Insurance: How to Ensure Your Car Arrives Unscathed

Car Shipping Insurance: How to Ensure Your Car Arrives Unscathed

For many people, their cars are their most prized possessions – second only to their homes. Letting our car out of our sights is almost unthinkable, but there are times when we have to ship our cars, and when we do, it is important to ensure that it is protected to the best of our […]

When Will People Realize Distracted Driving Isn’t Worth the Cost?

When Will People Realize Distracted Driving Isn’t Worth the Cost?

By Attorney George Lorenzo, Guest Writer Earlier this month, five students and two adults were taken to a Tampa hospital after a distracted driver struck students and parents while they waited at a school bus stop. Three of the children are 6 years old, and the eldest is 12. According to news sources: “In the […]