The month of April dedicated to driving responsibly
The month of April dedicated to driving responsibly
Police in New Jersey crack down on distracted driving
04 April, 2018, 00:58
Law enforcement officers across Arkansas have pledged their united support by participating in the national awareness campaign to stop Distracted Driving.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration , which includes a much broader category of distractions in its reports on distracted driving, said 3,477 people died in distracted driving accidents in 2015 and 391,000 were injured.
"We're out there for reasons of public safety".
"You can see the dangers of him being on a cell phone", Ross said.
"People tend to think of texting as the key concern and cellphone use as the key concern", said Christopher Hayes, second vice president, transportation, risk control for Travelers Cos.
According to the news release, a survey of Washington drivers found 96 percent agree that using a cellphone while driving is unsafe, 88 percent said they don't check social media while driving and most said they don't read incoming texts.
Local police remind residents that if they need to text while driving, they should pull over and park their vehicle in a safe place first, and remind family and friends to never text and drive. "It's not a new phenomenon at all". A year ago alone in OH, there were 4,000 distracted driving crashes that claimed 51 lives.
Experts encouraged employers to take steps to ensure that their employees are not posing a danger to themselves or others on the road by driving while distracted. "Again, you've got to make sure that whatever they're doing in that conversation with you is not distracting, as well".
Farrell said people generally take 1.5 seconds to react to something like a driver slamming on the brakes in front of them, or a vehicle crossing the yellow line.
"People don't recall details", he said.
Distracted driving can be anything that keeps you from focusing on driving, including eating, drinking, personal grooming, reading, pets and cellular phones.
According to the information just released 88% of drivers said distracted driving is on the rise, topping other behaviors like aggressive driving, drivers using drugs and drunk driving.
Cruz said it's tough for officers to cite drivers for texting because of the revised code.
Israel uses the term "infiltrators" to describe people who did not enter the country through an official border crossing. The deportations were meant to begin on Sunday but it was blocked by Israel's Supreme.
Moreover, when sentiment shifts there may be more downside risk as investors flee for the exits at once, according to Subramanian. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. owned 0.28% of Amazon .com worth $1,605,955,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
Dakeb defended his position by referencing the murder of Stompie Seipei and other alleged blots on Madikizela-Mandela's record. Mandela had been suffering from an infection and was in and out of the nearby Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg, South Africa .
They felt they had little to lose because of dire poverty in Gaza and that they would return to protest once they had recovered. Eight of the men killed were members of Hamas , which is in complete political and military control of the Gaza Strip.
And throughout the month, sensory-friendly events will also be held. "The aim of all therapy is to integrate the child socially". However, we now know that there are genetic and environmental components that contribute to ASD.
Variety reports that TV producer and writer Steven Bochco has died following his battle with leukemia. Law" (1986-94) and " NYPD Blue " (1993-2005) followed, with both shows enjoying long prime-time runs.
President Trump and his team have indicated that another round of tariffs on $48 billion of Chinese exports could be in the works. US stocks are tumbling Monday after China officially raised import duties on USA pork , apples and other products.
Queen Elizabeth was joined by Prince William and his wife, Kate Middleton , alongside other senior members of the royal family. A former friend reportedly describes her a "social climber" who is "controlling" and "fastidious".
However, some people were slow to get the news or they did not realise that the start of the new year had moved to January 1. April fool's day is celebrated worldwide and people wait a whole year to relive the amusing moment with friends.
The announcement came alongside confirmation that most of the rest of The CW's lineup is heading back into production. Bloom and executive producer Aline Brosh McKenna have been vocal about having a four-season plan for " Crazy Ex".
Delhi becomes first city to roll-out BS-VI fuel
The deadline of April 2020 for the country to implement BS-VI grade fuels had been advanced for Delhi to April 1,2018. Costing wise, the cleaner fuel should cost around 50 paisa a litre more, he added.
Data breach hits Saks, Lord & Taylor customers
This would have allowed hackers to install manipulating software into the cash register systems and steal credit card numbers. It's also creating a call center, at 1-855-270-9187, so people can call to see if they were affected by the breach.
Trump Floats Putin White House Invitation
He expressed the hope that Russian Federation and the United States could return to "constructive and serious dialogue". Meanwhile, as of this writing, no USA officials have publicly commented on a possible meeting between Trump and Putin.
Yankees postpone opener due to snow
"In the back of my mind I had a feeling he might sneak it by me again because I was able to battle those two curveballs off". Tampa Bay heads to NY after scoring nine times and hitting.190 while losing three of four to the Boston Red Sox.
European Space Agency: Falling Space Station To Hit Earth Today
EDT Sunday, April 1, with a 14-hour margin of error in either direction, according to The Aerospace Corp. of El Segundo, Calif. Tiangong is certainly on the large size for uncontrolled re-entry objects but it is far from being the biggest, historically.