Articles about safe driving


Don't Break Your Back Whilst Driving

Last updated: 07/14/2020

Back and neck pain is serious occupational diseases which can result in a loss of productivity and even costly workers’ compensation claims. Truck driving, in particular, is an...

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Auto Parts, Brake Pads and Vehicle Fitness

Last updated: 07/13/2020

How much do we know about brake pads and their role as necessary auto parts in vehicle fitness and the safe driving and stopping of our vehicles? Brake pads are a part of the...

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QUALITIES TO LOOK FOR IN SELECTING A DRIVER TRAINER

Last updated: 07/12/2020

The quality and success of your driver safety training program significantly depends on the knowledge and delivery technique of your driving trainers. Selecting the right driver...

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distracted driving

Last updated: 07/12/2020

0 3 A screen shot from the May 28 Zoom presentation. Photo from Stony Brook Medicine Despite the COVID-19 pandemic overshadowing other public health issues, Stony Brook Medicine...

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Ahead of 2021 ban on holding cellphones while driving, police and public to get education

Last updated: 07/12/2020

Ahead of 2021 ban on holding cellphones while driving, police and public to get education Beginning Jan. 1 it will be illegal to operate a motor vehicle while holding a mobile...

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Advanced Driver Assistance Tech Could Be to Blame for Distracted Drivers

Last updated: 07/12/2020

Many cars today offer various driver assistance features and safety aids, but can these systems be blamed for poor driving habits and driver disengagement? A study from Virginia...

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News Release: Campaign urging drivers to slow down and pay attention at Cone Zones

Last updated: 07/11/2020

Richmond, B.C.(July 8, 2020)— The annualCone Zonecampaign kicks off in July to improve the safety of people working along the roadside. The campaign urges employers, workers and...

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News Release: Campaign urging drivers to slow down and pay attention at Cone Zones

Last updated: 07/10/2020

Richmond, B.C.(July 8, 2020)— The annualCone Zonecampaign kicks off in July to improve the safety of people working along the roadside. The campaign urges employers, workers and...

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Fatal Distraction: The Dangers When our Eyes Aren’t Faithful to the Road

Last updated: 07/09/2020

In my senior year of college I worked part-time as a “hot walker” for a trainer at a racehorse track. One afternoon, a coworker asked if I wanted to leave for lunch and grab a...

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RCMP in British Columbia - South Okanagan Traffic Services uses disguises to catch distracted drivers

Last updated: 07/07/2020

South Okanagan Traffic Services (SOTS) based out of Keremeos is utilizing creative new methods to detect drivers using electronic devices. Distracted drivers can expect to be...

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