NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for August 18, 2017

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for August 18, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Motorists win in Vista Del Mar– –Autoimmune car hack discovered– –Jacksonville, FL Sheriff scuttles RLCs– –FL HP Ticket Quota Saga continues– –Solar Eclipse is here—be careful out there– Click on the color headline to read the full story. NMA Driving News Story of the Week Road Diet Opposition Won’t […]

Is it Time to Embrace Advanced Vehicle Safety Technologies?

Is it Time to Embrace Advanced Vehicle Safety Technologies?

As our roads get busier and driving becomes ever-more challenging, advanced driver safety technologies present effective ways of keeping both ourselves and our passengers out of harm’s way. We all like to think we’re good drivers. After all, every one of us passed our test, right? But the automotive world is changing at break-neck pace, […]

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: August 14, 2017

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: August 14, 2017

In this week’s TheNewspaper.com Roundup! –ALPRs in Virginia– –Texas Toll Road Failures– –Maryland RLC Yellow Lights a Problem– Friday, August 11, 2017 Civil Rights Groups Press Virginia Supremes On Plate Readers Civil rights groups made their case to the Virginia Supreme Court, urging the justices last week to find that the police use of automated […]

In which engineers discover professional ethics

Lincoln, Nebraska city councilors have a message for their traffic engineers: If you do your job, we’ll replace you with somebody who won’t. The problem started when city engineers said some school zones were unnecessary and unsafe. Their decision was made based on actual crash reports, not wishful thinking. City councilors didn’t get elected by […]

Metastasis

Metastasis

Cancer is never cured — it merely goes into remission. You think it’s over and then . . . Just so, the apparently never-ending diesel emissions “scandal.” Mercedes-Benz, now. It has become the target of a criminal inquisition in Germany. Police in Stuttgart raided company offices there and seized materials which they plan to use […]