On Friday evening, a crash in Chula Vista was blamed on a tangled up cell phone charger cord. According to ABC News Channel 10, a teen driver got tangled up in a cell phone charger cord and crashed into a light pole at the intersection of Heritage Road and Main Street. The wreck, which happened…

  If you’re not utilizing the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) Safercar.gov website, you’re missing out on a wealth of information. Safercar.gov has resources, tools and news to keep you abreast of the latest automobile safety topics. In addition to their Recall VIN Lookup tool, they also have a variety of resources for parents,…

Elder Driver Safety in California Having a senior driver in your family doesn’t necessarily mean you have to take the keys away. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has a Drive Well Toolkit for elder drivers and their families. It’s not just about taking the keys away. It’s about promoting older driver safety, independence…

California Highway Patrol’s Elderly Driver Safety Campaign A press release from the California Highway Patrol (CHP) outlines their plan to increase roadway safety through education for elderly drivers. December 2nd through the 6th is “Older Driver Safety Awareness Week.” Officials with the CHP and the American Occupation Therapy Association (AOTA) are working to increase awareness…

Buckling Up Could Save Your Giblets The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s “Buckling up Could Save Your Giblets” campaign is aimed at raising awareness about seat belt usage during the holidays. Buckling up is the single most effective way to save your life and the lives of your loved ones on the road this holiday…

Drowsy Driving Prevention Week The California State Transportation Agency, in addition to the California Highway Patrol and the Office of Traffic Safety, are participating in a campaign to raise awareness about the dangers of drowsy driving. Drowsy Driving Statistics • Driver fatigue results in about 100,000 police-reported crashes each year. • It’s estimated that drowsy…

One Text or Call Could Wreck it All Summertime in California means sunny beach days, barbecues, and taking part in a variety of outdoor recreational activities. Summertime also means vacationers, tourists, and added traffic on the already crowded roadways. Drivers face a myriad of challenging driving situations these days, and unfortunately, a new traffic safety…

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