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2013-05-15 23:28:15

In Ontario, G1 licensed drivers must abide by certain restrictions while learning to drive a vehicle. These tips by InsuranceHotline.com will help new drivers understand these restrictions to avoid a potential license suspension. (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 The graduated licensing system in Ontario is designed to help drivers to ease into becoming fully licensed driver and ensure they get enough practice time in behind the wheel. The G1 license is the first stage of the system, and drivers...

NTSB Seeks Stricter Alcohol Limits For Drivers
2013-05-15 09:59:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) panel recommended on Tuesday that states reduce the allowable blood-alcohol concentration (BAC) by more than one-third, to 0.05 percent from 0.08 percent, in an attempt to lessen the nearly 10,000 alcohol-related traffic deaths each year. "Most Americans think that we've solved the problem of impaired driving, but in fact, it's still a national...

Scientists Develop Breathalyzer That Can ‘Smell’ Drugs On Your Breath
2013-04-26 16:04:36

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online For years, roadside breathalyzer tests have been an accurate and effective way to determine the blood alcohol level of a motorist and new research from the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden shows a similar device could be used to detect blood levels of cocaine, amphetamines, and cannabis. Driving under the influence of illegal drugs has been against the law in most states and the new device could pave the way for a...

Texting While Driving Worse Than Drinking, Study Shows
2013-03-13 22:25:25

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Scientists reported in the journal Traffic Injury Prevention texting while driving is just as dangerous as driving drunk while being twice over the legal limit. Researchers from various universities compared the effects of mobile use while driving with the effects of alcohol using a simulation. They found using a hands-free kit or sending a text message is the same as driving above the legal alcohol limit. The team measured...

2013-03-06 23:02:42

The G1 license is a learner´s permit that allows new Ontario drivers to practice driving skills. Here is the set of restrictions for G1 drivers that help keep them safe as they learn to drive. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) March 06, 2013 The Ontario G1 driving restrictions are designed to keep new drivers safe on the road as they work on their driving skills. If you are planning on getting your G1 license this March break make sure to read up on the rules for G1 drivers that must be...

2013-02-21 23:03:12

MacGregor & Collins, LLP has recently released a United States DUI infographic with a wide variety of data concerning U.S. drunk driving statistics. MacGregor & Collins DUI attorneys have experienced an increase in interest relating to DUI statistics and aim to provide inquirers with reliable information in an aesthetically pleasing form. Newport Beach, California (PRWEB) February 21, 2013 MacGregor & Collins, LLP has recently released a United States DUI infographic with a wide...

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This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.