Texting and Driving
The Arizona Department of Public Safety is putting renewed focus on distracted driving and has begun cracking down on offenders, AZCentral.com reports. According to DPS, distracted driving caused about 11…
For Desert Driving, Freeway Service Patrol Clears the Way
Since 1998, the sight of a Freeway Service Patrol (FSP) van has brought a feeling of relief—for commuters, errand-runners and tourists alike. FSP vans cover territory between Henderson, Las Vegas…
Why Walking in Houston Can be Dangerous
On May 8, the Houston City Council approved a new ordinance aimed at protecting the city’s “vulnerable road users.” The law defines a safe distance for vehicles passing runners, walkers,…
Last Vegas pedestrians
April 4 was National Walking Day, but the simple act of walking comes with a big caveat of caution in the Las Vegas Valley. Pedestrian accidents in Las Vegas were up 80 percent in…
Road Rage: The Ultimate Accident
The term “road rage” has made it into the headlines of the media across the country. The reports detail sad stories of car accidents and deaths involving someone who got…