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New Maryland Drunk Driving Law in Effect October 1st

The Drunk Driving Reduction Act of 2016, otherwise known as Noah’s Law, went into effect across Maryland on Oct. 1. State officials aim to improve roadway safety with this law, as well as a number of others that went into effect the same day. Noah’s… Read More

Federal Officials Issue Self-Driving Vehicle Regulations

The United States Department of Transportation (DOT) recently issued federal policy for the regulation of self-driving vehicles. The department touted the plan for its efforts to create a path toward innovation that also raises the level of safety of… Read More

Two Police Officers Hospitalized After Being Hit by Car on I-295

Two Metropolitan Police Department officers were transported to the hospital in serious condition Monday after being struck by a vehicle while helping the driver of another car. The officers were out of their vehicle assisting the driver of a disabled… Read More

Maryland Officials Declare Positive Safety Results from Traffic Safety Initiatives

The Maryland State Police has announced a successful conclusion to several safety initiative campaigns aimed at decreasing traffic collisions and enforcing traffic laws over the Labor Day Weekend and throughout the first week of September. Since the… Read More

The Dangers of Semi-Autonomous Vehicles

In the wake of recent accidents involving semi-autonomous vehicles, many experts are arguing that this is the most dangerous time for motorists. Automakers and tech companies are currently engaged in the race to get driverless cars onto the market. In… Read More

D.C. Council Vote Aids Cyclists in Collecting Insurance After a Crash

Washington, D.C. cyclists and pedestrians have long experienced difficulties in collecting insurance following accidents due to a District law. However, just last week, the D.C. council voted to change this law, providing victims a better opportunity… Read More

Washington, D.C. Area One of Worst in Nation for Safe Driving

A new report from the insurance company Allstate reveals that Washington, D.C. area drivers are more than twice as likely to crash compared to the national average, making it one of the worst places to drive in the U.S. Washington, D.C.’s collision rate… Read More

Attention Parents – Don’t Let Your Kids and Their Friends Drink in Your Home!

A new court opinion from the Maryland Court of Appeals establishes that any adult who allows those under age 21 to drink in their home to be sued if the underage kids are later in a car crash. The decision is based on the public policy behind Maryland’s… Read More

Summer Marks the 100 Deadliest Days for Teen Drivers

With summer in full-swing, teens are out on the roads more often than normal, traveling to new locations they may be unfamiliar with. Because of this, the period between Memorial Day and Labor Day has become known as the “100 deadliest days” for teen… Read More

District Police Cracking Down on Illegal Off-road Vehicles

Police in Washington, D.C. have been cracking down on those who ride or use illegal vehicles like dirt bikes and ATVs on District roads. Since early April, police have seized more than 30 off-road vehicles and arrested more than 27 riders. Washington,… Read More

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