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NC Law Enforcement To Patrol Roads, Waterways

A trio of North Carolina agencies is patrolling the state’s roads and waters to make sure residents are safe during the Labor Day weekend.


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Charleston Considers Ban On Texting While Driving

Charleston City Council will hold a public hearing next month on a proposal to ban texting while driving.


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AT&T Again Bringing Texting Simulator To SC

AT&T is bringing its warnings about the dangers of texting and driving back to South Carolina .


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NC Launches Holiday Anti-Drunken “Booze It Or Lose It” Driving Campaign

The Governor’s Highway Safety Program has launched its July Fourth effort to crack down on drunken driving.


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Australian Study Proves That Distracted Driving Battle Not Limited To U.S. Drivers

In an article by Australian publication The Age, transport reporter Adam Carey highlights a recent study on distracted driving and the impacts this behavior has on drivers in Victoria. Upon reading the article, my reaction was “We’re not the only ones dealing with the realities of this issue.”


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5-Year-Old Steers Car To Safety After Mom Has Seizure At Wheel

A local boy became a local hero when he took the wheel of his mother’s car and drove it to safety after she began to have a seizure while driving.


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FCC Holds First-Ever Distracted Driving Symposium

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently brought together stakeholders at its first-ever distracted driving symposium.


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Does Your Teen Find Drinking And Driving Worse Than Texting?

Parents of teenagers have plenty to focus on. There are so many conversations that have to be had at that age – under-age drinking and texting and driving are just two of them.


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Man Dies After Tractor Rolls Over Him

Authorities say a Westminster man died when the tractor he was driving rolled over on him.