Tag Archives: drowsy driving

Happy New Year, drive safe

If you plan to get to your New Year’s Eve celebration by car, make sure to take the necessary precautions that will get you back home safely. That includes refraining from drinking alcohol, designating a sober driver to drive you … Continue reading

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This is Drowsy Driving Prevention Week

How did you sleep last night? Do you feel well rested today? I ask because this week is Drowsy Driving Prevention Week. “Drowsy Driving kills, and is the equivalent of driving drunk, drugged and distracted,” said Cynthia Harris, spokeswoman for … Continue reading

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Are you an aggressive driver? Take the DMV’s test

The hot weather is here and that means more people are going to be on the road, whether they are in automobiles, on bicycles, motorcycles, foot or other transportation device. Warmer temperatures and gridlocked traffic may make tempers flare. If … Continue reading

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Be Street Smart, avoid peer pressure to drive while sleepy

Over the weekend, I was invited out to hang out with friends. I hadn’t seen some for awhile, so I had every intention of going. But as night fell, so did the rain and I felt tired and drained. The thought … Continue reading

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