Articles tagged with: texting and driving

18 September 2014

Text detector in the making

Posted in U.S. & World News

Va. --- Texting drivers beware; a Virginia company is working on a police radar that can detect when a driver is texting.Comsonic says the device picks up radio frequencies emitted from a cell phone ...

02 September 2014

Texting driver impaled

Posted in U.S. & World News

Colo. --- (KUSA) A Colorado woman admits she was texting and driving when she hit a pole that went through her car, piercing her thigh and buttocks. Firefighters had to saw off the front and back en ...

03 June 2014

Teens and seat belts

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) About 25-hundred teenagers die each year in car accidents. Safe Kids Worldwide surveyed one-thousand teenagers about their seat belt usage. A quarter of teens don't buckle up every time f ...

30 March 2014

Distracted Driving Awareness Month approaches

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore.-- "U drive, U text, U pay."  That's the message for a new campaign starting April 1st from the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration and Oregon State Police are backi ...