Monthly Archives - November 2012

Teens Are More Likely to be Involved in Reckless Driving – Studies Show

Studies indicate that younger drivers are the ones most likely to become involved in fatal car crashes in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has stated in a report that people aged from 15 to 24 account for about 22% of the fatalities involved in motor vehicle accidents.The study also indicates that fatal car crashes are more likely to occur in the Southern part of the United States. Though the study did not include the [...]

Driving Tips during Winter Season

Winter is the season that requires the most care and preparation from people. With this weather condition, it can make road trips stressful, so you might want to consider the tips below to stay safe on your journey.Know your route and keep abreast of weather conditions. You can call and seek an advice on the Department of Transportation road-condition hotlines. When the weather is chilly, dehydration might seem unlikely so drink plenty of water. Your body needs more nourishment in cold [...]

Safety Driving Tips for Halloween Holiday

Halloween is a holiday that means fun for a lot of people. However, with the with increased foot traffic and little trick-or-treaters out during that special night, the potential for accidents that are automobile related with young pedestrians is increased four times over in this particular night, this is according to a Centers for Disease Control study.Consider the following tips below to keep your children and the children of others safe this Halloween.For trick-or-treaters and parents:Never go inside a [...]

Paparazzis Accuse Shakira and Pique of Reckless Driving

Celebrity couple Shakira and Pique have been accused by the local Paparazzi photographers in Spain of reckless driving. They say that the couple is putting their lives and the lives of photographers in danger with their over speeding.The most recent incident happened in Barcelona, when they went out to dinner with Pique’s family.  The couple was reported to have gone off in a speed of about 180 kilometres per hour in order to evade the lenses of the paparazzi [...]

Boy in Reckless Driving Charge

A 14 year old boy is being charged with reckless driving and speeding in Bismarck N.D., after crashing into a house.  Police officers say that the boy lost control of the vehicle that he was driving when he made a turn at the corner and it crashed into a house. Good thing no one was injured since the vehicle crashed into the basement which happened to be unoccupied at the time.The boy has been taken to a hospital because [...]