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2011-11-11 13:00:00

CCC Crash Course Autumn Report examines impact of these factors, and others, for the automotive claims and collision repair industries. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) November 11, 2011 CCC Information Services Inc. announced today the availability of the autumn update to its 2011 Crash Course Report. The report, which looks at the key drivers and trends impacting the automotive claims and collision repair industries, explores the connection between technology advancements, the changing role of the...

2011-10-28 07:00:00

New York auto accident lawyer David Perecman reviews data from the recently released Motor Vehicle Accident Report from the NYPD. In August 2011, "Driver Inattention/Distractionâ was the leading cause of New York auto accidents. New York auto accident lawyers at The Perecman Firm have handled all types of vehicular accident injury and death cases over the past 30 years. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 28, 2011 According to a new Motor Vehicle Accident Report released by the New...

2011-10-18 20:41:07

Alcohol involvement in fatal crashes similar for Mexican and U.S. Drivers A new study by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy and Columbia University finds alcohol-related fatal motor vehicle crashes in the U.S. are much lower among drivers with Canadian licenses than drivers with U.S. or Mexican licenses. The prevalence of alcohol involvement in fatal crashes was 27 percent for both U.S. and Mexican drivers, and 11 percent for Canadian drivers. Similarly,...

2011-10-05 12:00:00

Patrick A. Salvi of Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. says cabbies that are still driving after having multiple traffic charges dismissed pose a danger to Chicago motorists and pedestrians. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 05, 2011 Patrick A. Salvi, a leading advocate for Illinois car accident victims, says he is disturbed by a recent Chicago Tribune report indicating that public safety has been compromised by Chicago courts forgiving dangerous driving by taxi drivers....

2011-09-26 12:20:00

As the numbers from a recent DUI crackdown show, not even the threat of extra law enforcement patrols are keeping drunk drivers off Texas roads, says Brad Wyly of Houstonâs Wyly Law Firm, P.C. Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 26, 2011 Recently released figures from the Texas Department of Public Safety show that more people were arrested during this yearâs Labor Day drunk-driving crackdown than last year â“ a figure that should serve as a reminder...

2011-07-02 00:00:33

Elevated summer fatality rates highlight road risks for not only teenage drivers, but also their passengers and other motorists, Pennsylvania auto accident attorney says. Scranton, PA (PRWEB) July 01, 2011 School is out and the summer driving season is on. Unfortunately, with teen drivers freed from academic obligations, there are more opportunities for them to become involved in serious auto accidents, according to Pennsylvania personal injury attorney J. Christopher Munley. "Crash...

2011-05-25 21:44:23

Researchers propose 'advance directives' for driving Researchers studying driving habits and accident rates among the elderly found a majority surveyed supported mandatory retesting of drivers based on age while saying they would hand over the keys if a doctor or loved one said they were no longer fit to drive. "We are now exploring the idea of an advance directive for driving where someone would be designated to take away your keys at some point," said Emmy Betz, MD, MPH, at the University...

2011-04-20 06:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- During its annual industry conference Injury Sciences LLC announced the release of WrExpert Pro(TM), the next and most advanced generation of software for the scientific analysis of vehicle damages and related auto injury claims. WrExpert Pro(TM)( )leverages data integration with client systems and leading third party technology providers and, with little or no manual data entry, delivers a biomechanical analysis that includes assessments of...

2011-04-13 00:00:27

Scientists stress hazard-detection training is needed to keep teen drivers safe Philadelphia, PA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 12, 2011 A recent study by The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and State Farm Insurance Companies ® hones in on the most common errors teen drivers make that lead to a serious crash. Teen drivers are involved in fatal crashes at four times the rate of adults. The findings were published in the journal Accident Analysis and Prevention. Researchers analyzed a...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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