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Drowsy Driving Can Cause Serious Accidents

Many of us know about the risks of drunk driving, but what about drowsy driving? This issue received more attention recently when actor/comedian Tracy Morgan was critically injured, and his friend was killed, after they were hit by a fatigued semi-truck driver. 296 more words

Safety First

Ford Developing Advanced Headlights

Ford is developing advanced lighting technology that enables drivers to more easily see potential hazards when driving at night

Camera-Based Advanced Front Lighting System widens beam at junctions and roundabouts after interpreting traffic signs… 68 more words

Vehicle Technology

A Shocking Look at Distracted Driving with a Powerful New Commercial from the “It Can Wait” Campaign

A texting driver is 23 times more likely to be involved in an auto accident than a non-texting driver (VTTI). We all know that a simple distraction – such as reading a text message or answering your cell phone can lead to devastating consequences. 205 more words

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Trimble’s new FieldMaster Supervisor app helps Del-Mar Doors to increase efficiencies across its fleet

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Del-Mar Door Service provides service for automatic and manual doors, hardware, latches, locks and closers, turnstiles, revolving doors and sliding entrances. The company responds to customer calls the same day or next, relying on Trimble Field Service Management solutions to help fulfil its commitment to quick and quality service. 457 more words

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Marijuana Exceeding Alcohol Use in Drivers

Forbes.com recently published an article titled “More Drivers Now Stoned Than Drunk, Survey Says.” The article discusses the fact that operating a vehicle under the influence of marijuana or prescription drugs is quickly exceeding drunk driving the United States. 230 more words

D&G Online

Too many Truckers don't Follow Rules of the Road (By: Michele Babcock-Nice)

When I was growing up and all throughout the nearly 30 years that I lived in New York State, I never recall observing any truckers driving in the passing lane – particularly on highways and thruways – at least for any longer than it took to pass slower vehicles and return to the “slow” or “truck” lane.  649 more words

Michele Babcock-Nice

Summer Driving – Tips to Beat the Heat

Summer driving season is upon us! Many know that the cold winter months can mean wear and tear on a car, but did you also know that hot temperatures can also impact your driving experience? 324 more words

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