Category: Distracted Driving

Is the Coronavirus Pandemic Affecting Driving Skills?

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic necessitated widespread shelter-in-place protocols for people around the United States. During that time, many drivers either stopped driving or limited their driving. For instance, some people went to the grocery store only once per week. Others relied on delivery services to bring them necessities.

Posted on October 14, 2020

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Did Your Driving Skills Decrease During the COVID-19 Pandemic?

During the COVID-19 pandemic, many people have found themselves staying at home more than ever before. With children being homeschooled and the cancellation of extracurricular activities, many people are traveling less often. Additionally, many office workers are now working from home instead of embarking on their morning and evening commutes.

Posted on June 30, 2020

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Summer Car Accidents

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, people are ordered to stay inside and self-quarantine. However, when the ban is lifted, there will be an increase of cars on the road. Summer is a time for vacation and day trips to favorite destinations.

Posted on May 18, 2020

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Winter Driving Safety Tips

Winter weather presents hazards for drivers in Washington, D.C. and throughout the country. According to the AAA, severe weather is a factor in nearly 500,000 car wrecks and 2,000 road deaths every winter season. It is crucial for motorists to practice safe driving in the winter weather to reduce accidents.

Posted on February 17, 2020

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Unforeseen Dangers of Anti-Drunk-Driving Interlock Devices

For more than a decade, law makers have been turning to technology to address the problem of drunk driving. Ignition Interlock Devices, or IIDS, are high-tech systems that are commonly used to combat DUIs. These devices require convicted drunk drivers to submit a self-administered breathalyzer test in order to operate their vehicle.

Posted on February 11, 2020

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