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2014-07-14 16:20:37

New Pedestrian Signal, Median Fence, Lower Speed Limit, and Expanded Speed Camera Enforcement Part of Engineering, Education and Enforcement Safety Initiatives COLLEGE PARK, Md., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Emphasizing partnership and commitment to combat a recent increase in pedestrians fatalities, Maryland State Highway Administrator Melinda B. Peters and University of Maryland President Wallace Loh, County Councilman Eric Olson, College Park Mayor Andrew M. Fellows, joined by...

2014-07-10 08:20:39

ESCORT features ESCORT Live(TM) in kick off of annual "Drive Into Summer" event WEST CHESTER, Ohio, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ESCORT Inc. (ESCORTinc.com), today announced another major milestone for its class leading ESCORT Live(TM) ticket protection app - the 22 million save mark. In addition, this week the firm also launched its nationally advertised annual "Drive Into Summer" Event. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140709/125646 Photo -...

2014-07-09 23:10:20

ESCORT Inc., the industry leader of radar detection technology, announced that its multi-award winning ESCORT Live™ real-time ticket protection network smartphone app has now shared more than 22 million ‘saves’—a major industry milestone. West Chester, Ohio (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 ESCORT Inc. (ESCORTinc.com) today announced another major milestone for its class, leading ESCORT Live™ ticket protection app – the 22 million save mark. In addition this week, the firm also launched...

MIT System Puts Citywide Traffic Lights In Unison
2014-07-07 15:01:20

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Traffic can be the bane of a modern urban lifestyle and cities have used computer algorithms to time a single traffic light or a collection of lights in the most efficient way possible. Now, a team of researchers from MIT has devised a system that times traffic on a citywide scale, according to an upcoming report in the journal Transportation Science. “Usually in practice, when you want to time traffic lights, traditionally it’s...

2014-07-02 08:21:05

In Nine States, the July 4th Travel Period Saw the Most Red-Light Running Violations WASHINGTON, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This Independence Day, thousands of cars will hit the road as Americans celebrate summer with family and friends. According to the Safer Roads Report: Trends in Red-Light Running from the National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR), July 4th ranked as the second riskiest summer holiday for drivers across the country when it comes to red-light running...

2014-06-25 08:21:38

Named 'the best detector ever' by several leading industry analysts - PASSPORT Max(TM) and ESCORT Live(TM) Featured at CE Week in New York City NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ESCORT Inc. (ESCORTinc.com), riding the momentum of the launch of the world's only High Definition radar & laser detector, the PASSPORT(®) Max(TM), today announced that their record setting PASSPORT Max Limited Editions and ESCORT Live(TM) driving app will be featured again at the CE Week show in...

2014-06-24 23:12:40

ESCORT Inc., designer of the category’s best radar detectors, announced that its all-digital PASSPORT® Max™ High Definition DSP radar detector with ultra–fast processing and unprecedented range, is being featured in New York at CE Week. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 ESCORT Inc. (ESCORTinc.com), riding the momentum of the launch of the world’s only High Definition radar & laser detector, the PASSPORT® Max™, today announced that their record setting PASSPORT Max...

2014-06-19 23:18:06

Bobby Likis, automotive expert and host of car-talk show “Bobby Likis Car Clinic,” announced Glenn Miller from Chicago, IL as the winner of the “Car Story with Dad” contest on the Car Clinic live globalcast on Saturday, June 14. Miller won a Passport MAX high-definition radar/laser detector, courtesy of Escort, Inc. (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Bobby Likis, automotive expert and host of car-talk show “Bobby Likis Car Clinic,” announced Glenn Miller from Chicago, IL as the winner of...

2014-06-19 23:17:56

As school lets out for the year, more teen drivers will hit the road. Take steps to make sure your teen driver stays safe this summer. NEW HAVEN, CONN. (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 The Connecticut auto accident firm of Jonathan Perkins Injury Lawyers is reminding all motorists to be alert for more teen drivers on the road during the summer months. With the school year behind us, more teens are using their new freedom to take to the roadways. While many teens are safe and conscientious drivers,...

2014-06-12 12:20:54

Truck avoids collision with full Amtrak passenger train THE VILLAGE OF ELWOOD, Ill., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Elwood Police Department released a video today of an 18-wheel semi-truck breaking through the railroad crossing gates at Walter Strawn Drive and Route 53, avoiding what could have been a tragic collision with a loaded Amtrak passenger train. Law enforcement authorities released the video to demonstrate just how dangerous the intersection has become....


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