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A Small Town Approach To Teen Driver Safety

If you’ve followed this blog or are interested at all in teen driving safety, you have certainly seen that car crashes are the number one killer of teens in the United States. What you might not be aware of is … Continue reading

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In Run Up to Sandy, Local Pols Find Value in Safe America’s “Text First. Talk Second.” Message

In 2011, Safe America’s Len and Mary Lou Pagano traveled to the National Foundation for Women Legislators annual conference in Des Moines, IA to brief NFWL members on the communications value texting plays after a disaster or large scale emergency. … Continue reading

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Distracted Driving Laws Are Pointless…

Over 42 states and the District of Columbia have passed some form of distracted driving law aimed at countering the scourge of “texting-while-driving.” Of these states, 35 ban all drivers from texting, while seven states (Alabama, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, … Continue reading

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Texting Behind-the-Wheel STILL An Issue for Drivers

Starting July 1st, Georgia drivers will have to think twice before using cell phones while driving, thanks to two new bills signed into law by Governor Sonny Perdue on Friday, June 4th. Continue reading

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