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The Netherlands Introduces First Glow-In-The-Dark Road To

The Netherlands Introduces First Glow-In-The-Dark Road To Help Drivers

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While it is only a short stretch of road it could soon pave the way to the future. This week in The Netherlands a 500 meter (1640 feet) stretch of highway introduced the world to the first...

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2014-04-22 12:22:03

ARLINGTON, Va., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today released the findings of its independent evaluation of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's (FMCSA's) field study report on the new Hours-of-Service (HOS) rules. FMCSA was directed by Congress as part of MAP-21 to study the efficacy of the restart provisions which went into effect July 1, 2013. FMCSA's field study collected fatigue measurements from 106 truck...

2014-04-22 12:21:27

DALLAS, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Commercial Telematics Market [OEM & Aftermarket, Solutions (Fleet Management, Navigation & Location Based, Infotainment, V2V, V2I, Insurance, Telehealth, Alarm Monitoring), Professional Services] - Global Market Forecasts & Analysis (2014 - 2019)", segments the global market into various sub-segments with in-depth analysis and forecasting of revenues. It also identifies the drivers and restraints for this market...

2014-04-22 08:22:47

Oil and Gas Awards recognize ROVR System as the new standard in driving safety DENVER, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cartasite was recognized as the Best Product in Health and Safety at the recent Oil and Gas Awards for its ROVR solution. Cartasite technology solutions were nominated in three categories and won the prestigious Best Product Award in Health and Safety. Since its introduction in 2009, ROVR has proving effective in reducing motor vehicle crash rates by over 55 percent...

2014-04-22 08:22:33

- CarRentals.com ranks Sixt as top regional car rental company in the USA MUNICH, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CarRentals.com, the well-established global online booking platform for rental cars, has named the mobility service provider Sixt the best regional car rental company in the USA in 2013, based on the results of its ongoing customer surveys. Customers reported that they were highly satisfied not only with the Sixt rental cars, but also with the Sixt employees' expertise...

2014-04-21 16:20:49

ARLINGTON, Va., April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, as part of National Distracted Driving Month, American Trucking Associations is urging motorists to put their cell phones away and focus on safe driving while behind the wheel of a moving vehicle. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100129/ATALOGO In 2012, more than 3,300 people were killed and another 421,000 were injured in distraction-related crashes. In order to reverse this trend, elite drivers are educating the motoring...

2014-04-21 12:21:33

Brand is ready to unseat some of the top competitors DEFIANCE, Ohio, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The struggle to offer what is considered the best truck in the industry is ongoing for manufacturers. While Chevrolet and Ford have regularly been at the top of the pack, the Ram brand has forced its way into the conversation for the 2014 model year. In fact, by winning the Motor Trend Truck of the Year award for the second consecutive year, the brand is actually putting itself...

2014-04-21 08:20:55

LOS ANGELES, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The traffic ticket attorney at CheapTrafficAttorneys.com offers assistance for California drivers who are facing speeding tickets. Speeding ticket fines are a huge problem for people in California. California speeding tickets have base fines as well as penalty assessments and other fines that can result in substantial financial expenses. Even though public transportation is becoming more popular in urban areas, driving is a necessary part...

2014-04-18 08:20:20

DUBLIN, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dcm7gz/global_adaptive) has announced the addition of the "Global Adaptive Cruise Control Market 2014-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dcm7gz/global_adaptive ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The analysts forecast the Global Adaptive Cruise Control market to grow at a CAGR of 15.8...

2014-04-17 20:20:37

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to a federal judge's decision to decline a "Park It Now" motion that would ground all recalled GM vehicles until repairs are made, a number of GM recall injury victims and their families are preparing to petition the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in an attempt to get the defective cars off the road. Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys, the personal injury firm leading the nation in GM...

2014-04-17 15:23:46

Insights from key investigators provide new answers, reports the Journal of Adolescent Health Motor vehicle crashes rank as the leading cause of teen deaths and in 2008, 16% of all distraction-related fatal automobile crashes involved drivers under 20 years of age. These grim statistics, coupled with an increasing nationwide awareness of the dangers of distracted driving for all ages, prompted the publication of an important supplement to the Journal of Adolescent Health that explores the...


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Pellandine Steam Cat, National Motor Museum at Birdwood, South Australia
2014-02-01 07:49:27

Pellandini Cars Ltd was a South Australian kit car manufacturer founded in 1970 by Peter Pellandine. It was located at Cherry Gardens, South Australia. Other projects included the development of a steam powered car. He closed the company in 1978. In 1979, Pellandine moved to Thetford, Norfolk, England where he started Pelland Engineering, which also manufactured kit cars. Pellandine’s design was sold to Ryder Cars in 1980. The company was then sold to Graham Autos, but very few cars...

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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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