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“Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” has been for years the slogan used by the NHTSA to alert drivers of drunk driving dangers around Labor Day. Every year people get killed due to accidents caused by drunk drivers; 10,265 live in 2015 alone. Losses that could have been avoided. Don’t get behind the wheel drunk, use a designated driver instead, or call a taxi, or use public transportation.

Key Takeaways:

  • “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” is the annual Labor Day campaign by the NHTSA warning drivers about the dangers of drunk driving.
  • Drunk driving accidents can have fatal consequences which could have been avoided.
  • Use a designated driver, taxi, or public transportation, if you consumed alcohol.

“Our nation is simply paying too high a price in lives destroyed by drunk driving.”

httpss://www.transportation.gov/fastlane/labor-day-weekend-drive-sober-or-get-pulled-over

This Labor Day Weekend, Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

“Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” has been for years the slogan used by the NHTSA to alert drivers of drunk driving dangers around Labor Day. Every year people get killed due to accidents caused by drunk drivers; 10,265 live in 2015 alone. Losses that could have been avoided. Don’t get behind the wheel drunk, … Read More

Google Maps Can Now Tell How Nightmarish Parking Will Be – LA Magazine

A new feature in Google Maps will help you find parking or rather, it will mentally prepare you for how difficult it will be to find a parking space at your destination. Google says it’s now using historical parking data to calculate a parking difficulty score, which will be displayed in Google Maps’ directions card as … Read More

Distracted Driving And You

Distracted driving kills, its a fact. With people spending so much time in their vehicles today, one can be lulled into a comfort zone of pseudo predictability and boredom. This leads to the idea that we can do other things while driving, which is the first type of distraction, manual. This is any distraction that … Read More

How To Get Your Driver’s License In California

This can help you get your California driver’s license. Sometimes people can get overwhelmed with paperwork or government things so having some advice can make them feel more at ease. You have to take a test in Cali just like in other states. This tells you other things you need to know also. Key Takeaways: … Read More

Outdoors: New lake maps will help anglers – South Bend Tribune

Game fish use bottom contours as highways to and from feeding or comfort areas. Often, they will school on an irregular feature, such as a point, an inside turn of a drop-off, or on offshore humps. If you have knowledge of the seasonal patterns of each fish species, map study can lead you to those … Read More

Distracted Driving: Not Cool, Fool

Okay, it’s well understood, this is the 21st century. Anyone from Generations X through Millennial has probably spent enough time around computers and other electronic devices that the idea of someone being “techno-illiterate” actually seems like a pretty weird concept now. Not know how to use a computer? What are you, crazy? EVERYONE knows how … Read More

How To Pick The Right Online Driving School

This talks about choosing a driving school because it’s important to choose the right one. Tips for doing so are given. The right driving school can make the difference in your getting your license. Not every school is right for every person because they have diffrent methods of teaching the info. Key Takeaways: One of … Read More

Driving School Is For Adults Too

Most people in America have, traditionally, gotten their license to drive as quickly as humanly possible, already reading up on license applications at the age of 14-15 and chomping at the bit to get in there and get certified by the by the time midnight on their 16th birthday hits. But just because that’s the … Read More

Driving A Stick Shift Car: Should You Do It?

A stick shift car, otherwise known as a manual car can be good when you want to save some fuel per miles you spend driving on the road. Consequently, a stick shift could prove tricky if you are anticipating distractions in your car, such as loud children, rowdy passengers, et cetera. In essence, drivers that … Read More

A good map is easier to find – The Arctic Journal

A precise map of Greenland is difficult to find even in this time and age of digital maps. This makes any investment endeavor more costly as maps have to be created before infrastructure planning can begin. Therefore, a project is in the works that uses high-resolution satellite images collected over the time frame of two … Read More