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ARTICLES:
ON VEHICLE & TRAFFIC LAW AND TRAFFIC SAFETY

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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– 11/26/18 – WINTER TIRES – WHAT ARE YOU DRIVING ON?

– 11/19/18 – COUNTERMEASURES FOR POOR DRIVER BEHAVIOR

– 11/12/18 – CAN YOU AFFORD A DWI?

– 11/5/18 – AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES ARE COMING, SLOWLY BUT SURELY

– 10/29/18 – DRIVERS DON’T UNDERSTAND LIMITATIONS OF SAFETY SYSTEMS

– 10/22/18 – DRIVERS DOING BETTER WITH COMPLIANCE TO HEADLIGHT LAWS

– 10/11/18 – PROBABLE CAUSE MAY LEAD TO FURTHER VIOLATIONS

– 10/08/18 – PARALLEL PARKING – IMPOSSIBLE OR PIECE OF CAKE?

– 10/01/18 – GET YOUR RURAL MAILBOX READY FOR WINTER

– 09/24/18 – OLDER DRIVERS ARE DRIVING SAFER LONGER

– 09/17/18 – WHY CRASHES HAPPEN

– 09/10/18 – GOOD HEADLIGHTS MATTER 

– 09/06/18 – DRIVER SELF-ASSESMENT – SOMETHING WE ALL SHOULD DO

– 08/20/18 – REAR-FACING OR FRONT-FACING CAR SEAT – WHEN TO SWITCH

– 08/13/18 – DOG IN FRONT SEAT CAUSES LOCAL CRASH 

– 08/06/18 – FEEDBACK POSITIVE FROM DRIVER ON AUTOMATED SYSTEMS 

– 07/30/18 – CENTER LINE RUMBLE STRIPS NOW FIVE YEARS OLD 

– 07/23/18 – “REAL ID” DRIVER’S LICENSE NOW AVAILABLE

– 07/16/18 – FUNERAL PROCESSION NEEDS RESPECT OF OTHER MOTORISTS

– 07/09/18 – AUTOMATED SYSTEMS GAINING DRIVER ACCEPTANCE

– 07/02/18 – FLAGGERS PLAY IMPORTANT ROLE IN TRAFFIC SAFETY

– 06/25/18 – POINT & INSURANCE REDUCTION PROGRAM BENEFICIAL

– 06/18/18 – REAR AUTOBRAKE SHOWS BENEFITS

– 06/11/18 – STUDY SHOWS SPEEDERS ARE LIKELY TEXTERS

– 06/04/18 – REVERSE PARKING IS SAFER

– 05/28/16 – MOST DANGEROUS DAILY ACTIVITY – DRIVE/RIDE IN A CAR

– 05/21/18 – SHARING THE ROAD WITH CYCLISTS – THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW

– 05/14/18 – LEFT LANE SLOWPOKES FINED UNDER NEW VIRGINIA LAW

– 05/07/18 – VEHICLE INSPECTIONS IMPORTANT PART OF TRAFFIC SAFETY

– 04/30/18 – TECHNOLOGIES REDUCE CELL PHONE DISTRACTED DRIVING

– 04/23/18 – TEEN DRIVERS NEED MORE DRIVING, NOT INSTRUCTION; PART 2

– 04/16/18 – TEEN DRIVERS NEED MORE DRIVING, NOT INSTRUCTION; PART 1

– 04/09/18 – ADDRESS CHANGE? MUST NOTIFY DMV WITHIN 10 DAYS

– 03/26/18 – CRUISE CONTROL HAS MANY ADVANTAGES

– 03/18/18 – DRIVER PET PEEVE – HOW DO YOU SEE IT?

– 03/12/18 – TRAFFIC SAFETY BOARD LOSES EXECUTIVE SECRETARY

– 03/04/18 – MIXING POT AND DRIVING IS NOT OK

– 02/26/18 – TEST YOUR VEHICLE & TRAFFIC LAW I.Q. (ANSWERS) – 2018

– 02/19/18 –  TEST YOUR VEHICLE & TRAFFIC LAW I.Q. – 2018

– 02/12/18 – ROAD SAFETY ASSESSMENT – COULD IT HELP MAIN ST. MALONE?

– 02/05/18 – GEARSHIFT INTERLOCK – BUCKLE UP OR NO GO!

– 01/28/18 – REFUSE CHEMICAL TEST FOR DWI, LOSE YOUR LICENSE

– 01/22/18 – DOG ON DRIVER’S LAP – UNSAFE AT ANY SPEED

– 01/15/18 – SPEEDING PASSENGER VEHICLES SERIOUS PROBLEM – NTSB

– 01/08/18 – DROWSY DRIVING DANGEROUS TO ALL DRIVERS

– 01/01/18 – FLASHING WHITE LIGHTS ILLEGAL ON MOST VEHICLES

– 12/26/17 – TEEN DRIVERS’ TURN SIGNAL USE INCREASES WITH ALERTS

– 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

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.