The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) just issued a press release about advanced notices of proposed rule-making (ANPRM) on the removal of unnecessary regulatory barriers to the safe introduction of automated driving systems (ADS) vehicles in the U.S. At this time, the…

What is an Uber-Copter? The launch of the Uber helicopter is nearing! On July 9th, an Uber rider will have the ability to book an Uber-copter and fly from Lower Manhattan to Kennedy International airport. Per The New York Times, the trip by car can take up to an hour, especially in rush-hour traffic. The…

Will You Ride to Work this ‘National Ride to Work’ Day? The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is gearing up for National Ride to Work Day following a busy Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. This year, National Ride to Work Day is on June 17. Officials with the NHTSA are encouraging motorcyclists to ride to…

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently issued a press release about record high numbers of children dying of heatstroke from being left in or trapped in cars. According to the NHTSA, in 2018, 52 children lost their lives from heatstroke in vehicles. This is the most we’ve seen in more than two decades….

How to Lease a Fair Car and Drive for Uber Now Uber is broadening the company’s ability to lease cars to drivers who do not have the financial means of affording a car. Uber has partnered with the start-up company, Fair, which supplies vehicles to drivers for only $500 down and low monthly payments. Essentially,…

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is currently participating in Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. Throughout the Month of May, officials with the NHTSA will be working to raise awareness about the dangers facing motorcycle riders on U.S. roadways. This year, they’re working on three major campaigns. First, they’re focusing on improving motorist awareness of…

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is getting ready to participate in the National Seat Belt Enforcement Mobilization. From May 20 to June 2, 2019, the NHTSA and other safety partners throughout the nation will be increasing awareness and enforcement of seat belt safety laws. According to the NHTSA, in 2017 alone, seat belts…

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) just issued a press release about the number of citations issued during National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. According to the CHP, in spite of a statewide public education campaign about the dangers of distracted driving, CHP officers issued 19,850 citations during the Month of April to drivers for violating California’s…

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) recently issued a press release about seat belt usage during the upcoming holiday weekend. Officials with the CHP are calling on motorists to buckle up this weekend and all yearlong. Since the Memorial Day holiday weekend is traditionally known for having a spike in drunk driving crashes, the CHP will…

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) recently issued a press release about National Bike Month. During the Month of May, Caltrans and other safety partners and agencies across the state will be observing and participating in National Bike Month. The League of American Bicyclists is recognizing Caltrans with a Silver Bicycle Friendly Business Award. This…

Page 0 of 791 79

© Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Some images on this site are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike 2.0 License and a Attribution 2.0 License. WP Maintenance