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Bans Not Working, Drivers Continuing To Use Mobile Phones
2013-04-08 15:31:55

Despite bans put in place to discourage it, people are continuing to use their mobile handsets while behind the wheel, according to the results of a new survey from the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released last Friday.

New Ratings Needed To Protect Older Drivers: NHTSA
2013-04-05 08:26:17

The US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration plans to change the rating system for new cars to keep pace with rapidly changing technology and to better protect older drivers.

2013-03-06 23:03:21

With NHTSA making a key decision on the future of safety systems for light vehicles in August 2013, now is the time to stay informed and realize the key government-led trigger point of the US


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.