#DrivingSelfie

Nov 05

#DrivingSelfie

If you’re a fan of Instagram, you’ve probably noticed the millions of “selfies” taken everyday. If you’re an Instagram user, you’ve probably taken a few yourself (don’t be embarrassed. It’s okay.) Although these selfies are beloved all across this app used by millions around the world, they’ve reached a point where many...

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Driving Across America: New Record

Nov 03

Driving Across America: New Record

If you know me, or have read some of my past blogs, you know that my family and I love traveling and road trips. As far as my father is concerned, he always makes good time when he drives (which is always) and we get to our destination safely. But Ed Bolian and his team, made of Dave Black and Dan Huang, make my pop and any other experienced road tripper look as if...

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The Battle Over Rear-View Cameras

Oct 30

The Battle Over Rear-View Cameras

Back in 2007, Congress passed a law ordering the Transportation Department to have a rule set by 2011 that would require cameras or other backup warning systems to be in all new cars and light trucks. However, many moons later, this has still yet to be implemented and safety advocates are growing restless. Because consumers have been waiting years for this rule to be...

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New York to Help Stop Texting While Driving

Oct 10

New York to Help Stop Texting While Driving

Many of us have either texted while driving or know someone who does. However, the consequences of texting and driving have the potential of being fatal. In fact, texting while driving causes nearly 1.6 million accidents per year. The State of New York is looking to do all they can to prevent these accidents. Along the state highways, New York has incorporated new...

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Long Commutes Drive Out Passion for Politics

Oct 03

Long Commutes Drive Out Passion for Politics

If you’re someone with a long commute to work, you might understand. You spend a lengthy amount of time in your car to report to your duties at work, which can take a lot out of you. After all, driving can be tiring! But you do it because you get a reward: your paycheck. Although your job may be rewarding, your commute might not. Often times while in a vehicle...

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Avoidable Accidents Prompt Calls for New Distracted Driving Laws

Sep 30

Avoidable Accidents Prompt Calls for New Distracted Driving Laws

We all know that drunk driving is one of the leading causes of avoidable accidents in the world. However, distracted driving can be just as bad, if not worse. Talking on a cell phone while driving, even using a hands-free device, can cause you to drive just as bad as if you were drunk. That’s not even getting started on the dangers of texting and driving,...

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