NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for June 16, 2017

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for June 16, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –ATS loses in Alabama— –AV regs discussed on the Hill— –Amarillo discusses legality of RLC— –SanFran has ridesharing trouble—too many cars on the street– NMA’s Driving News Story of the Week Federal Appeals Court Blocks Transfer Of Anti-Camera Lawsuit In a significant blow to one of the red-light camera […]

In search of numerate reporters

A reporter who is more interested in writing a drama than telling the facts said “what safety advocates predicted and feared” happened after South Dakota raised the speed limit from 75 to 80. What happened was the enforcement threshold went up from 86 to 88 and the number of speeding tickets increased while highways remained […]

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for June 14, 2017

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for June 14, 2017

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future Weekly Roundup: In this week’s Round Up: –Automakers race to get ahead of Tech— –2 Big partnerships for Lyft— –Is Uber a sinking ship?— –Building a smart highway in Alabama– NMA’s Car of the Future Story of the Week U.S. Congress plans self-driving car legislation to speed rollout Congress […]

Lane Courtesy or Law–A California Cultural Examination

Lane Courtesy or Law–A California Cultural Examination

from Norman Risch, NMA California Member While the NMA has been increasingly promoting left lane courtesy for years, I can compare several states in which I have lived or worked. California is far worse than Maryland, DC, or Virginia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and most other Eastern states in left and right lane courtesy (not that any […]

Jaywalking and Other Escalation Inducers

Jaywalking and Other Escalation Inducers

A guy named Nandi Cain got badly beaten by a law enforcer over . . . jaywalking. Yes, I know. Cain invited the brutal take-down and beating. Not for jaywalking — but because he did not Submit to and Obey the law enforcer. That’s what apologists for the enforcer will say, anyhow. The enforcer was […]