How Technology Is Helping To Prevent Car Accidents
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  • How Technology Is Helping To Prevent Car Accidents
    August 30, 2017
    Connecticut residents are likely aware that collision avoidance systems are becoming more common in everyday life. A new report suggests that they are preventing injuries and saving a significant number of lives. These systems were found to drastically reduce the number of accidents taking place on the...
  • 1 Dead, 2 Injured In Car Chase Accident
    August 24, 2017
    A car accident that occurred in Connecticut on Aug. 10 left one person dead and two others with serious injuries. According to reports, the crash took place on Railroad Avenue in Bridgeport as a driver was attempting to flee from the authorities. Police reportedly attempted...
  • Police Officer Injured In Connecticut SUV Crash
    August 24, 2017
    A Bloomfield police officer was injured in a two-car accident on the morning of Aug. 10. The accident occurred on Tunxis Avenue, which is also called Route 189. According to authorities, a police SUV collided with a Toyota Highlander SUV, causing the police SUV to...
  • Some Causes Of Connecticut Truck Accidents
    August 17, 2017
    Each year, there are 475,000 large trucks that are involved in accidents across the country according to data from the Department of Labor. These accidents cause more than 5,000 deaths and more than 140,000 injures annually. The majority of these crashes occur between the hours...
  • Hurdles Still Left For Driverless Cars To Overcome
    August 10, 2017
    A handful of large car and technology companies are either developing their own self-driving technology or acquiring companies that are involved with it. However, this doesn’t mean that driverless cars will be on Connecticut roadways anytime soon. In some ways, the driverless car craze is...
  • Trucking Industry Will Keep Existing Sleep Apnea Rule
    August 7, 2017
    Truck drivers in Connecticut and throughout the country will not be subject to new criteria and testing regarding sleep apnea after the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced it would no longer be pursuing a proposed rule. In March 2016, the FMCA had published a...
  • Preventing Drivers From Falling Asleep
    August 1, 2017
    Connecticut motorists may not know that drowsy driving causes an estimated 6,000 fatal accidents around the country on an annual basis. Even so, many individuals who do not get enough sleep take to the roadways, putting everyone at risk. While there are some temporary fixes...