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2014-10-16 16:20:46

UPS Road Code Safe Driving Program Teaches Teens about Dangers of Distracted Driving and Hosts Free, Educational Event during National Teen Driver Safety Week ATLANTA, Oct.

2014-10-16 08:22:12

New study from Straight Talk Wireless reveals parents and their teens exhibit dangerous driving habits MIAMI, Oct.

2014-10-15 23:11:04

San Diego plumbers get a lesson in safe driving practices San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Bill Howe Plumbing has a distinguished history of offering

2014-10-14 08:21:24

Bonus segment on distracted driving added to popular "Roadworthy" DVD for parents of new drivers MINNEAPOLIS, Oct.

2014-10-14 08:21:12

Risk-O-lator App Available in Time for Teen Driver Safety Week Activities ELK GROVE, Calif., Oct.

2014-10-08 23:02:57

Eye-catching infographic from Rates.ca conveys that distracted driving is now the number one risk on Canadian roads, contributing to 8 in 10 collisions. Toronto,

2014-10-07 08:25:02

Liberty Mutual Insurance Releases Pedestrian Safety Index with Top 15 Safest U.S. Cities for Pedestrians BOSTON, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2014-10-07 00:20:28

AAA Urges Manufacturers to Focus on Accuracy and Usability to Reduce Cognitive Distraction WASHINGTON, Oct.

2014-10-07 00:20:18

AAA Urges Manufacturers to Focus on Accuracy and Usability to Reduce Cognitive Distraction AURORA, Ill., Oct.


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2010-11-15 19:40:35

Traffic cones, which also have many other names, are cone shaped markers used primarily to redirect traffic in a safe manner. They are used to create separation or merge lanes during construction although more permanent markers are used if the diversion is to stay in place for a long period of time. Charles P. Rudebaker invented the traffic cone in 1914. His version was made of concrete although now the cones are usually made of a brightly-colored thermoplastic or rubber. The cones are...

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Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.