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What Massachusetts hands free law means

Massachusetts Hands Free Law: Get off the Phone and Drive!

The new Massachusetts hands free law bans drivers from using any and all hand held devices while driving. The new law, passed before the 2019 holidays actually goes into effect February 23, 2020.  It prohibits drivers from using cell phones or any other electronic devices while holding them and driving. […]

Drinking Up According to Studies

Drinking Habits Up In America

Drinking tops the list of national pastimes. Two studies show skyrocketing drinking by Americans. The Centers for Disease Control report binge drinking increased eleven percent from 2011 to 2017.  CDC defines binge drinking of alcohol as downing four drinks during one occasion for women, five drinks for men.  Under the […]

New Hampshire's Unique Laws in Personal Injury Cases

New Hampshire’s Unique Laws: Injuries and Damages

New Hampshire’s unique laws point the finger at anyone and everyone who might share fault for an accident or injury.  We’re talking negligence here.  Whether a car accident, a slip and fall or other injury case, NH applies its own law on dividing damages. New Hampshire is unique in many […]

Self Driving Cars and Accidents

Self-Driving Cars: Will They Replace Humans Behind the Wheel?

When self-driving cars or autonomous cars are accepted everywhere, will the government ever ban human driven cars? Let’s look at what’s behind the push for self-driving cars, also called “autonomous cars”. We all know computer people want to take over the world. In stores, self-checkouts now slowly overtake the function […]

hazards driving in snow

Driving in Snow: 5 Reasons to Slow Down

Driving in snow challenges us all.   Funny thing is, every year when the first snow files it seems like lots of drivers forget something basic:  snow is slippery! They’re in a hurry.  Late for work.  Pretending nothing is different on frosty roads and highways.  They fly down the road like […]

Turn Signals & Safety

Turn Signals – Why Drivers Neglect Them & How It Causes Accidents

Turn signals are automatic for most drivers.  Some drivers automatically activate blinkers before turns.  Others automatically ignore turn signals. Everyone knows failing to use turn signals before a lane change or prior to making a turn is wrong.  Turn signals make up one of the basic rules new drivers learn […]

Small Cars & Higher Dangers

Small Cars: Are They Really More Dangerous?

Small cars bring more affordable car payments but are they safer? The laws of physics tell us that when a large object and a small object crash, the larger one sustains less damage. But that scenario fails to tell the whole story. True, numerous traffic studies confirm that SUVs top […]

Wost Traffic Study

Worst Traffic: Top 10 Worst Cities in the USA

You know traffic presents a nightmare. The more traffic the more accidents. But how bad is it? Anyone driving in a city on a regular basis knows that traffic isn’t getting any better. It kills time, saps productivity and causes serious accidents. Traffic does nothing for mental health. In fact, […]

Do Seatbelts Really Work?

Seatbelts: Why Do We Have to Wear Them?

Seatbelts raise little controversy. Many people buckle-up without thinking much about it. Others wonder why we wear seatbelts, what actual purpose is served and why we don’t have the option to buckle up or not. Such questions present fair and important issues. The answers lie in safety concerns. Extensive research and studies prove […]

Dash Cams and Accidents

Dash Cams: 5 Reasons Dash Cams Are A Good Idea

Dash cams, cameras mounted just inside a vehicle’s windshield, record the view out front of the vehicle. Some attach to the windshield, others fasten to the dashboard. If there’s an accident or other event, dash cams can provide unique evidence not available from any other source. Car accidents happen and […]



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