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Technology Could ‘Greatly Reduce’ Rear-End Crashes Involving Large Trucks

Technology Could ‘Greatly Reduce’ Rear-End Crashes Involving Large Trucks: IIHS Study Installing crash prevention technologies on the front of large commercial trucks may reduce, by more than 40%, crashes in which those trucks rear-end another vehicle, according to a recent report from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. IIHS Director of Statistical Services Eric Teoh…
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2021 Dare To Prepare – FREE Virtual Workshops

A Virtual Driving Workshop for Pre-Permit Teens & Their Parents This free 60-minute workshop hosted by AAA Tidewater Virginia provides resources and guides pre-permit teens (ages 14-17) and their parents through many important driving topics. Topics Include: The Virginia Graduated Driver Licensing components The risks and responsibilities of driving The parent’s role in the learning process How…
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2021 March 8-12 – Vehicle Safety Recalls Week

NHTSA manages vehicle safety recalls, sets vehicle safety standards, and requires automakers to recall vehicles that have safety defects or do not meet those standards. During Vehicle Safety Recalls Week, NHTSA wants to increase awareness of the urgency of safety recalls and to encourage the driving public to check and see if there’s an open…
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