Car Accident Attorneys in California The California Highway Patrol (CHP) recently issued a press release about a federal grant they’ve received to target speed, aggressive driving and street racing. According to the CHP, speed and aggressive driving are the main causes of traffic crashes in the State of California. Their new grant “Regulate Aggressive Driving…

  The California Highway Patrol (CHP) recently issued a press release about a new grant to help save lives and reduce injuries through increased awareness about child safety seats and seat belts. The CHP is teaming up with the California Office of Traffic Safety for their grant-funded safety campaign “California Restraint Safety Education and Training”…

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) recently issued a press release about the California Transportation Commission (CTC) authorizing nearly $690 million to accelerate additional transportation projects across the state. According to Caltrans, their 32 major “fix-it-first” transportation projects can be accelerated a year early thanks to the funding. Completing these projects will help to make…

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is currently preparing for their Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over national enforcement mobilization. The 2017 public safety campaign will run from August 16 to September 4. Since Labor Day is traditionally known for its end of summer bashes involving alcohol, this is a time when we typically…

  July is National Vehicle Theft Prevention Month, and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has some important tips for how to protect your ride. Car accidents aren’t the only way to lose a vehicle to damage or total loss. Having a car stolen can leave you without a ride and wondering what to do…

Early Friday morning, two people were killed, including a woman from Santa Maria, in a head-on collision involving a wrong-way driver in Oceanside. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the wreck happened in the southbound lanes of Interstate 5 at about 2:00 a.m. At this time, very little information has been released about this fatal wrong-way…

  When train accidents do happen, they can be dangerous since a railcar can destroy anything in its path likely causing serious or fatal injuries to passengers and to people in the near vicinity of the train. Most trains do not have seat belts, nor do they require passengers to wear a seatbelt. Trains are…

Apple released many new concepts on Monday; new gadgets, speakers, operating systems etc. Apple also informed the public, that with the new version of iOS, the iPhone will detect if you are driving and will silence your incoming text messages, emails or phone calls. It will show a black screen if the driver picks up…

For National Tire Safety Week, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) wants to get the word out that proper tire maintenance leads to safety and savings. This year, National Tire Safety Week is from May 28 to June 3, 2017. During this week, the NHTSA is raising awareness about the importance of properly maintaining…

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) Drivewell Toolkit for older adults has important educational resources for senior drivers and their families. The NHTSA, along with the American Society on Aging (ASA), have developed this toolkit to improve driver safety with a specific focus on the challenges facing older adult drivers on U.S. roadways. The…

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