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4 out of 5 College Students Admit to Texting

In spite of all federal efforts targeting young drivers and teen drivers about the dangers of texting while driving, these practices are widespread among these categories of drivers. According to new research, as many as four in five college students admit to texting while driving....

Most Police Dog Bite Victims Are Blacks, Latinos

According to a new report released recently, an overwhelming majority of police dog bite victims in Los Angeles County are blacks or Latinos.The report was released by the Police Assessment Resource Center, and claims that there are far too many victims of police dog bites...

Ride-Sharing Apps Uber and Lyft Implicated in Accidents across California

The rise of car sharing apps in the last few years has been a great innovation for providers and consumers in California. Uber, Lyft, and Sidecar are the biggest apps in the marketplace. They allow anyone with a smartphone to “hail” a cab in a...

Drowsy Driving Accident Risks Magnified for Light Sleepers

It doesn’t matter if you feel perfectly rested and refreshed the next morning. If you average less than six hours of sleep a night on an average, your risks of a drowsy driving-related car accident are automatically much higher. According to a new study, which...