Latest Department of Motor Vehicles Stories

2014-07-09 12:21:16

PETALUMA, Calif., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Robert Rieger, CEO and founder of AVRS, announced that AVRS has earned the most customers in the Business Partner Automation Program. The verification of this milestone is based on recent figures attained from the California Department of Motor Vehicles. AVRS provides innovative solutions to all aspects of the California electronic registration services markets including; new and used car franchises and dealerships, credit unions,...

2014-06-17 23:11:37

New DMV.com research reports that the Millennial Generation demands modernization, digitization and privatization of the DMV. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 DMV.com, a guide for the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) and driving-related issues, released a study detailing the preferences of younger generations regarding DMV services. The goal of the study was to look at what future generations want from their DMV, and to examine if those wants are feasible. The clearest...

2014-06-10 08:21:27

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog today warned the California Department of Motor Vehicles not to succumb to pressure from Google and others with a vested interest in developing "driverless cars" to rush to adopt regulations for the pubic use of the vehicles that are inadequate to protect our safety. "We urge the DMV to follow a sensible and deliberate approach that would require adequate testing and time to analyze the test results,"...

Autonomous Cars Get Green Light In California, But With Strict Rules
2014-05-22 10:35:33

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In the near future, you might not be able to get mad at the driver of the car that cuts you off – at least not in California where that car might not actually have anyone behind the wheel. While the days of a true driverless car are still far down the road, this week California's Department of Motor Vehicles approved regulation effective September 16 that would allow automobile manufacturers that have secured the proper permits to...

2014-03-11 12:20:58

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California Department of Motor Vehicles must enact regulations that protect users privacy in new regulations it is drafting that would cover Google's driverless cars and other "autonomous vehicles" traveling on California's highways, Consumer Watchdog told the DMV today. "The DMV regulations must give the user control over what data is gathered and how the information will be used," said John M. Simpson, Privacy...

2013-10-03 23:28:31

MVSC's flagship solution, DMVdesk, has been selected as the Preferred Provider for all Vehicle eFiling Services for CMDA Members.The majority of California franchised motorcycle dealers belong to CMDA. Agoura Hills, California (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 The California Motorcycle Dealers Association (CMDA) has named Motor Vehicle Software Corporation (MVSC) as the preferred e-registration provider for Motorcycle and Powersports dealerships in the state of California. MVSC’s...

2013-05-20 23:26:14

As more California employers demand comprehensive background checks, 4SafeDrivers.com plans to meet these needs with efficient driving record and DMV report searches. Cartersville, Ga (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 California has one of the largest pool of job candidates in the country — and employers are quickly discovering that comprehensive background checks are playing an important role in finding the right candidate for a job. Driving records can paint an accurate portrait of a person, as...

2013-05-14 10:02:03

Technical Inspections of Vehicle (Inspecciones Técnicas de Vehículos - ITV) prevent 170 fatalities per year, nearly 11,000 injuries and at least 11,000 traffic accidents. This is the conclusion reached by the study “Contribución de la ITV a la Seguridad Vial 2012” (ITV´s Contribution to Road Safety) carried out by Universidad Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M) and sponsored by the Fundación Instituto Tecnológico para la...

2013-03-13 23:04:13

New information released from website experts in order to keep consumer insurance costs down in light of rising premiums. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) March 13, 2013 DMV.us.org experts share that keeping a driving record clear is a good first step to keeping insurance rates low. Sometimes drivers speed or accidentally run a red light; these minor infractions can cause points on a license. According to DMV.us.org experts, major infractions like speeding or DUI can affect a driving record for years....

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'