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Latest Driver's license Stories

2014-04-01 16:20:46

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PennDOT encourages driver license and identification holders to help others in need of organ and tissue transplants live longer, better lives by registering to be an organ donor during National Donate Life Month in April. Nearly 46 percent of driver's license and identification card holders are registered organ donors - that's more than 4.5 million Pennsylvanians. More than 8,500 Pennsylvanians currently await organ...

2014-01-28 12:20:35

FREDERICKSBURG, Va., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Traffic Safety Services Foundation (The Foundation) is hosting its second annual Virginia Teen Driver Safety Video Contest funded by State Farm®. Virginia high school students are invited to submit a 30-60 second public service announcement (PSA) video encouraging teens to respect other drivers and focus on safe driving behavior, which includes wearing seatbelts and driving with no distractions, no drinking...

2013-12-20 23:24:34

Hopes to Keep People Informed About How Driver's License Scam Operators Work Denver, CO (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 DrivingHistory.com is going to publish a guide that will explain how scam artists can use driver's licenses for fraudulent reasons, the company announced yesterday. “Because a driver's license is the most accepted form of identification in the United States, they are a powerful tool for scam artists,” a DrivingHistory.com spokesman said. “But most people...

2013-12-12 16:20:28

CDI Truck Driving School becomes a part of Veterans focused logistics training DETROIT, Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Driving for America (DFA), a premier, Veterans focused, truck driving school, acquired CDI Truck Driving School located in Saginaw, Michigan on November 19, 2013. The acquisition expands DFA's network to the Saginaw/Flint area and will reach more Michigan Veterans with the opportunity to prepare for their Commercial Driver's License (CDL). "We are excited to take...

2013-11-19 12:20:23

Driving-Tests.org delves into the real cost of car ownership for teenage drivers and their families as part of a special investigation on teenage driving. WASHINGTON, Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- What's going on with today's teenagers? According to recent studies, today's teens are waiting longer to get their driver's licenses, and, once licensed, are driving fewer miles than in previous years. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131119/MN19114) Some experts think that today's...

2013-11-08 12:20:24

Experienced military truck and bus drivers will more easily be able to obtain civilian commercial driver's licenses under proposed FMCSA regulatory changes WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study released today by the U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) recommended a series of regulatory changes to further ease the transition of military personnel and veterans into much-needed civilian jobs driving commercial motor...

2013-11-01 16:22:58

WASHINGTON, Nov. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Every day, hundreds of thousands of counterfeit driver's licenses are presented for identification to businesses across the United States. Many times, these fake IDs are used to deceive banks and retail stores for financial fraud and scams, while other imposters use them to board airplanes and access secure areas. The huge scale of counterfeit ID sales presents a direct threat to public safety and our nation's homeland security. A new...

2013-10-30 20:23:25

WASHINGTON, Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for a Secure Driver's License (CSDL), a national non-profit crime prevention educational public charity based in Washington, DC, today released a new whitepaper recommending changes to improve security in the passport issuance process. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100720/DC36328LOGO) The report explains how the U.S. Passport application process is subject to fraud, examples of the crimes associated with...

2013-09-25 12:20:47

HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of PennDOT's commitment to enhanced customer service, customers can now order a duplicate non-commercial driver's license or photo identification card online if theirs is lost or stolen. "Ordering a duplicate driver's license or photo identification card just got easier for our customers," PennDOT's Secretary Barry J. Schoch said. "This is another example of our online services saving customers time and providing the...

2013-09-17 08:39:12

PORT TOWNSEND, Wash., Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Giving up some of our privacy to be safer is something we mostly grin and bear. After all, there's a certain amount of hassle involved in getting a driver's license or license plate, boarding a plane, etc. Facial recognition systems using cameras in public places have received great interest following terrorist attacks, and The New York Times recently reported that the Department of Homeland Security tested crowd-scanning...