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Did You Know? ARTICLES: ON VEHICLE & TRAFFIC LAW AND TRAFFIC SAFETY   print this page

If you have any questions regarding any of the articles, or if there is a subject that you would like to see presented, please contact Dave Werner, TSB vice-chairman at: 518-483-1882 or email him at:dwerner151@verizon.net.

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- 12/18/17 - MRS. CLAUS HAS CONCERNS FOR SANTA’S SAFETY

- 12/09/17 - SNOWPLOW DRIVERS ASK FOR YOUR COOPERATION

- 12/04/17 - SEE SOMETHING, SAY SOMETHING

- 11/27/17 - LAWS OF PHYSICS MAGNIFIED IN WINTER DRIVING

- 11/16/17 - RIDING IN A TAXI? START BUCKLING UP!

- 11/10/17 - TRAFFIC LAWS MOST DRIVERS AREN’T AWARE OF – PART 2

- 11/02/17 - CHALLENGE FOR ALL DRIVERS – BE THE BEST YOU CAN BE

- 10/30/17 - MARIJUANA LEGALIZATION SYNONYMOUS WITH INCREASED CRASHES IN COLORADO

- 10/23/17 - LANE DEPARTURE WARNING FEATURE LOWERS CRASH RATES

- 10/15/17 - UNBELTED IN REAR SEATS EXTREMELY DANGEROUS

- 10/09/17 - TRAFFIC LAWS MOST DRIVERS AREN’T AWARE OF

- 10/02/17 - CAR SEAT KNOWLEDGE VITAL FOR CHILD SAFETY

- 09/25/17 - SPEEDING EQUALLY DANGEROUS AS DRUNKEN DRIVING - NTSB

- 09/18/17 - NY TOPS ALL STATES IN EFFORTS TO MAKE HIGHWAYS SAFER

- 09/11/17 - STUDENTS, SCHOOL BUS “SEASON” HAS BEGUN

- 09/04/17 - PAYING FOR HIGHWAY INFRASTRUCTURE MAJOR PROBLEM

- 08/24/17 - ADVANCED SAFETY SYSTEMS GAIN DRIVER ACCEPTANCE

- 08/17/17 - DEADLIEST VERSUS SAFEST TIMES TO DRIVE

- 08/10/17 - SLOW MOVING VEHICLE EMBLEM ILLEGAL FOR DRIVEWAY MARKER

- 08/03/17 - SETTING SPEED LIMITS 101

- 07/31/17 - HEADLIGHTS AND DRLs VITAL TO SAFE DRIVING

- 07/24/17 - 1/3 OF A FOOTBALL FIELD, 7 CAR LENGTHS, TURN SIGNALS

- 07/17/17 - PRACTICE DRIVING TESTS HELPFUL FOR NEW DRIVERS

- 07/10/17 - DISTRACTED DRIVER? IF YOU ARE GUILTY, STOP IT!

- 07/03/17 - ALCOHOL A FACTOR IN PEDESTRIAN AND BICYCLE COLLISIONS

- 06/26/17 - FATALITIES, INJURIES CONTINUE IN SPITE OF MOVE OVER LAWS

- 06/19/17 - SMART CHOICES IMPORTANT FOR NEW DRIVER USED CARS

- 06/12/17 - CHEMICAL ANALYSIS TESTING FOR DWI

- 06/05/17 - STANDARDIZED FIELD SOBRIETY TESTING FOR DWI

- 05/29/17 - LEFT LANE HOGGERS FRUSTRATE OTHER DRIVERS

- 05/22/17 - DMV REPORT REQUIRED UPON ACCIDENT

- 05/16/17 - STUDENTS’ AWARENESS OF DRIVING DANGERS SIGNIFICANT

- 05/08/17 - IMPAIRED DRIVING CRASHES ON NYS ROADWAYS

- 05/01/17 - UTAH CONSIDERING .05 BAC LIMIT FOR DWI

- 04/24/17 - OLDER DRIVER ROAD TESTS CUT CRASHES IN ILLINOIS

- 04/12/17 - NO EMPTY CHAIR INITIATIVE APRIL 24-28

- 04/07/17 - “CHILDREN AT PLAY” SIGNS UNNECESSARY EXPENSE

- 03/30/17 - HEADLIGHTS GETTING MORE ATTENTION FROM SAFETY EXPERTS

- 03/23/17 - QUIET CARS TO BECOME NOISIER

- 03/16/17 - INTERFERENCE WITH TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICES ILLEGAL

- 03/09/17 - TRAFFIC TICKETS RECEIVED OUT OF STATE

- 03/02/17 - TRAFFIC COUNTS – HOW BUSY IS YOUR HIGHWAY?

- 02/23/17 - TEST YOUR VEHICLE & TRAFFIC LAW I.Q. (ANSWERS) – 2017

- 02/16/17 - TEST YOUR VEHICLE & TRAFFIC LAW I.Q. – 2017

- 02/09/17 - AUTONOMOUS CARS – WHERE DO WE STAND?

- 02/04/17 - SPEEDING–ON PURPOSE OR ACCIDENTALLY, IT’S STILL ILLEGAL

- 01/26/17 - DON’T BLAME HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT FOR SLIPPERY ROADS

- 01/19/17 - 10 YEARS, 520 ARTICLES ON VTL AND TRAFFIC SAFETY

- 01/12/17 - IN DEPTH MEANING OF TRAFFIC SIGNAL ARROWS

- 12/26/16 - TINTED WINDOWS NOW SUBJECT TO ANNUAL INSPECTION

- 12/19/16 - WHY DO SO MANY DRIVERS FAIL TO USE HEADLIGHTS?

- 12/15/16 - GREEN FLASHING LIGHTS FOR AMBULANCE VOLUNTEERS

- 12/02/16 - YIELD TO SANTA SATURDAY NIGHT

- 11/20/16 - SNOW BLOWING OR PLOWING SNOW INTO STREET OR ROAD ILLEGAL

- 11/26/16 - COLORED AND FLASHING LIGHTS HAVE RESTRICTED USE

- 11/10/16 - ZIPPER MERGE BETTER THAN EARLY MERGE

- 10/28/16 - WINTER DRIVING A MATTER OF PHYSICS

- 10/21/16 - SELFIES WHILE DRIVING – ARE YOU KIDDING?

- 10/14/16 - CLARIFICATION NEEDED ON RIDING BIKES IN A CROSSWALK

- 10/06/16 - BICYCLISTS – DO NOT RIDE IN CROSSWALK

- 09/30/16 - FLASHING YELLOW ARROW – WHAT DOES IT MEAN?

- 09/22/16 - MOTORCYCLE ABS NOW REQUIRED IN INDIA – NO ACTION IN U.S.

- 09/15/16 - LARGE PICKUP TRUCKS – ARE THEY AS SAFE AS YOU THINK?

- 09/08/16 - SCHOOL SPEED LIMITS MUST MEET REQUIREMENTS

- 09/01/16 - SCHOOL RESUMES – WATCH FOR STUDENTS & STOPPED BUSES

- 08/25/16 - ENFORCEMENT VIEWS “DISTRACTED DRIVING” BIGGEST PROBLEM

- 08/18/16 - PEDESTRIANS – WHEN CROSSING AT A SIGNAL, “PUSH THE BUTTON”

- 08/11/16 - COLORED PAVEMENT MARKINGS HAVE SPECIAL MEANINGS

- 07/28/16 - RAISING SPEED LIMITS CAUSES INCREASE IN DEATHS

- 07/21/16 - SHARING LANES WITH BICYCLES

- 07/14/16 - PEDESTRIAN AND BICYCLE LAWS – LAWS FOR BICYCLING

- 07/07/16 - PEDESTRIAN AND BICYCLE LAWS – LAWS FOR WALKING

- 06/23/16 - STOPPING, STANDING, AND PARKING PROHIBITED

- 06/18/16 - NO STOPPING, STANDING, PARKING TERMS EXPLAINED

- 06/03/16 - STUDENTS’ INSIGHT INTO TRAFFIC SAFETY SIGNIFICANT

- 05/28/16 - IIHS STUDY FINDS FEW DRIVERS USE THEIR HIGH BEAMS

- 05/21/16 - LEGALLY DRIVING LEFT OF THE ROAD CENTERLINE CLARIFIED

- 05/14/16 - PEDESTRIANS NEED TO BE VIGILANT AT CROSSWALKS

- 05/07/16 - POINT & INSURANCE REDUCTION PROGRAM BENEFICIAL

- 04/30/16 - ELECTRONIC LOG MANDATE WILL IMPROVE TRUCKING SAFETY

- 04/24/16 - NYPDD LETTER WHO WE ARE

- 04/03/16 - CENTERLINE RUMBLE STRIPS REDUCE CRASHES

- 03/27/16 - DISTRACTED DRIVER STUDY REVEALS DANGERS

- 03/21/16 - COUNTY TRAFFIC SAFETY BOARD PART OF STATE ASSOCIATION

- 03/08/16 - MINIMUM SPEED REGULATIONS IN VTL EXPLAINED

- 02/27/16 - OBSTRUCTING TRAFFIC AT INTERSECTIONS PROHIBITED

- 02/14/16 - TEST YOUR VEHICLE & TRAFFIC LAW I.Q. – ROUND 6 ANSWERS

- 02/06/16 - TEST YOUR VEHICLE & TRAFFIC LAW I.Q. – ROUND 6

- 01/23/16 - ROUNDABOUTS IMPROVE SAFETY, EFFICIENCY IN CHAMPLAIN

- 01/19/16 - 30,000 ILLEGAL PASSING INCIDENTS IN ONE DAY

- 01/07/16 - SLOW DOWN, MOVE OVER LAW INCLUDES UTILITY VEHICLES

- 12/31/15 - WINTER DRIVING HAS SLOW START BUT WILL COME AGAIN

- 12/27/15 - SANTA’S ELVES INSURE ORDER, SAFETY

- 12/23/15 - SPEED LIMITS ARE EITHER STATUTORY, LINEAR OR AREA

- 12/11/15 - OLDER DRIVER? HERE’S SOME GOOD NEWS AND SOME BAD

- 12/4/15 - DRIVERS – WAKE UP, LEARN THE RULES OF THE ROAD!

- 11/27/15 - ENGINE (JAKE) BRAKES; CAN WE BAN THEM?

- 11/21/15 - LEARNING FROM OUR DRIVING MISTAKES CRITICAL

- 11/17/15 - AUTOMATED SPEED ENFORCEMENT – MAYBE IT’S TIME

- 11/11/15 - I-95 CHALLENGE – ENFORCEMENT FOR INTERSTATE SAFETY

- 11/1/15 - EVIDENCE MOUNTS IN FAVOR OF FRONT CRASH PREVENTION

-10/24/15 - FLASHING YELLOW LEFT TURN ARROWS COMING

-10/17/15 - TURNING MOTORISTS MUST YIELD TO PEDESTRIANS

-10/2/15 - PARENTS MAY WITHDRAW TEENAGE DRIVER’S PRIVILEGE

- 9/10/15 - FUNERAL PROCESSION’S PROTOCOL VAGUE IN VTL

If you have any questions regarding any of the articles, or if there is a subject that you would like to see presented, please contact Dave Werner, TSB vice-chairman at: 518-483-1882 or email him at: dwerner151@verizon.net.

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