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Half of traffic deaths in children and young people related to alcohol.

Half of traffic deaths in people younger than 21 years old are related to alcohol and could be prevented by stronger laws, according to research published online Feb. 103 more words


buckle up and best of luck

look out for those high tension cables
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you cannot leap like the deer

white lines on frozen concrete
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De Blasio: NYC Traffic Deaths During Winter Months Down 26 Percent

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New York City officials are crediting its “Dusk and Darkness” campaign to a decrease in traffic deaths throughout the winter months. 387 more words


New York City driving madness

Police in my part of the city are looking for a driver that ran down a 76-year-old man on a bicycle and drove away. The man is in the hospital and there is… 588 more words

Notes From A Polite New Yorker

Oregon should tighten distracted driving laws

“Hang up your phone and drive!” was the rally cry seven years ago when the Oregon Legislature first tried to put an end to the growing number of accidents and deaths caused by motorists using their cellphones behind the wheel. 7 more words

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5 things to know about the proposed distracted driving laws

Two proposed bills in the Oregon State Legislature intend to curb the sometimes deadly act of driving while distracted — a growing problem officials have deemed “an epidemic… pervasive and entrenched in our society.” 10 more words

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