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Driving As Stressful As Skydiving
2013-06-11 13:33:04

[ Watch The Video Audi´s Road Frustration Index Test ] Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Driving in traffic can be stressful, and even more so depending on where you live. German car maker Audi and researchers from MIT teamed up to discover just how stressful driving is and came up with some surprising results. According to their data, driving can be more stressful than eating breakfast, attending a lecture at MIT or, in some instances, almost as...

2013-06-11 08:26:09

NEWTON ABBOT, England, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Specialist Motoring Solicitors at Patterson law are greeting the introduction of fixed penalties for offences of Driving Without Due Care and Attention with caution. Fixed penalties will start being issued from July this year. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130611/618994 ) At the moment if the police suggest that the standard of your driving falls below that of a reasonable and careful driver you...

2013-06-10 23:15:56

ESCORT Inc., designer of the category´s best radar detectors, raised the performance level again with the announcement of the release of its all-new PASSPORT® Max High Definition DSP radar detector. The windshield mount PASSPORT® Max delivers high definition performance with its ultra—fast processing speed, unprecedented range and DNA intelligent signal analysis for true alert clarity. West Chester, OH (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 Category leading innovator and holder of over...

2013-06-10 08:25:42

Liberty Mutual Insurance Finds Most Pedestrians Admit to Dangerous Distracted Crossing Behavior, Despite Risk BOSTON, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The dangers of distracted driving have been widely reported, but few consider distracted crossing of streets and roads to be a major safety risk in this country. According to the Liberty Mutual Insurance Pedestrian Safety Survey unveiled today, 60 percent of pedestrians walk while texting, emailing, talking on the phone, or listening to...

2013-06-10 08:20:56

Detector establishes three Speed Measurement Labs records, scanning for radar threats faster than 'the blink of an eye' WEST CHESTER, Ohio, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Category leading innovator and holder of over 85% of radar patents, ESCORT Inc. (escortinc.com) raises the radar detector performance benchmark again with the release of its all-new High Definition PASSPORT(®) Max(TM) radar & laser detector. Using advanced military technology, PASSPORT Max(TM) delivers high...

2013-06-06 16:20:42

WASHINGTON, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has ordered Boston-based passenger carrier Lucky River Transportation Corporation, which does business as Lucky Star, USDOT No. 1216817, to immediately cease all operations, declaring that its vehicles and drivers pose an imminent hazard to public safety. "There is no higher priority than safety," said U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood. "Bus...

2013-06-06 12:26:04

NEWTON ABBOT, England, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A change in the way minor traffic offences are dealt with in the courts could be set to improve the legal framework for motorists. The team at Patterson Law [http://www.pattersonlaw.co.uk ] are enthused about proposals that will see dedicated traffic courts used to prosecute offences on the road. A report on the BBC News website [http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-22563657 ] describes how dedicated traffic courts are...

2013-06-03 16:20:56

WASHINGTON, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has ordered Lake City, S.C.-based passenger carrier Destiny Tours, USDOT No. 2208481, to immediately cease all operations, declaring that its vehicle and drivers pose an imminent hazard to public safety. "Safety is our highest priority," said U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood. "We will not allow bus operators to endanger the public by...

2013-05-29 23:25:42

BELTRONICS, maker of the world's best performing radar and laser detectors, will feature its smartphone ℠ticket protection network app´ alongside its award winning Professional Series STi Magnum radar detector at the Great West Truck Show in Las Vegas, May 30 — June 1. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 BELTRONICS, maker of the world's best performing stealth radar and laser detectors, returns to the Great West Truck Show in Las Vegas this week. BELTRONICS will be...

2013-05-24 23:22:48

Second only to July Fourth, Memorial Day weekend is one of the busiest for car travel. In fact, AAA estimates that last year almost 31 million Americans traveled by car during Memorial Day weekend. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) May 23, 2013 With Memorial Day quickly approaching, travel plans are in the works for many Americans and that means crowded highways. Second only to July Fourth, Memorial Day weekend is one of the busiest for car travel. In fact, AAA estimates that last year almost 31 million...