Road Rage Is A Significant Problem
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  • Road Rage Is A Significant Problem
    June 29, 2017
    Many Connecticut drivers may be among an overwhelming majority of respondents who reported serious road rage, aggression or anger in the past year in a 2016 survey conducted by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. The study also found that 90 percent of drivers thought...
  • Steps To Take After A Motor Vehicle Accident
    June 27, 2017
    Connecticut motorists may wonder what to do if they are in a car accident. If an accident is not their fault, there are a few extra steps that should be taken for protection. The first thing to do is remain calm. An injured person should...
  • Drug Possession In Connecticut Carries Varying Penalties
    June 26, 2017
    People facing drug charges in Connecticut may be dealing with a array of possible charges and potential penalties. These penalties for personal drug possession can depend on a number of issues, including the type of drug, the amount possessed, where the possession took place and...
  • FMCSA Implements New Commercial Driver’s License Rules
    June 20, 2017
    The trucking industry in Connecticut and around the country is regulated by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. New commercial driver’s license requirements were scheduled to go into effect in early 2017, but regulatory reviews ordered by President Trump caused the new FMCSA rules to...
  • Connecticut State Police Arrest 2 Men With Heroin
    June 20, 2017
    State police arrested two out-of-state men after a traffic stop in Tolland uncovered in excess 400 bags of heroin. According to the police report, a state police patrol on Interstate 84 noticed an eastbound Hyundai sedan tailgating. After noting that the passenger was not wearing...
  • Intense 72 Hours Of Inspections Promote Truck Safety
    June 9, 2017
    Every year, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance organizes a nationwide 72-hour inspection spree to check the status of trucks and buses. Truckers from Connecticut can expect inspectors to focus on load securement in 2017. Level I inspections from the alliance include checks of cargo tie-downs,...
  • Tiger Woods Charged With A DUI
    June 1, 2017
    Connecticut golf fans might have heard that Tiger Woods has been charged with a DUI in Florida. The incident occurred on May 29 around 3 a.m. in Palm Beach County near the star’s home. Officers with the Jupiter Police Department stopped Woods on a six-lane...