Posts Tagged ‘safe driving’

Michigan Launches Pilot Roadside Drug Testing, Is California Next?

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In early November, five Michigan counties are launching a new pilot that allows law enforcement the ability to obtain saliva samples from drivers under suspicion they could be impaired by drugs. This roadside drug testing program uses an oral fluid test instrument known as The Alere DDS2 to detect marijuana, opioids, methamphetamines, and other drugs…

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Electric Cars: A Historic Overview

The idea of electric cars has taken the world by storm. Whether focused on saving money on fuel costs or conserving the environment, car drivers have taken notice of the many options of electric vehicles that are hitting the market. However, electric automobiles are anything but new. The concept of electric vehicles can be traced…

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Driving Safe in the Rain

Driving Safe in the Rain   The rain brings water to areas that are in a drought, feeds our lawns and flowers, but can also decrease visibility and traction when driving. Things can get even more dangerous in the case of a flood. It may come as a surprise, but 2 feet of rushing water can carry…

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Staying Safe on Road Trips

Staying Safe on Road Trips   As Americans gear up for the traveling season, millions of people will take to the nation’s highways for vacations, sight-seeing, visiting national parks and seeing family members. Whenever you are preparing to travel, you need to be aware of common types of hazards that can occur and what to…

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