distracted driving http://wamc.org en Students Get Crash Course in Distracted Driving http://wamc.org/post/students-get-crash-course-distracted-driving <p>Students at <a href="http://www.lee.k12.ma.us/LMHSv2/LMHS_index.htm" target="_blank">Lee High School</a> in Massachusetts are receiving a crash course in the dangers of texting and driving this week.</p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 17:04:00 +0000 Jim Levulis 75170 at http://wamc.org Students Get Crash Course in Distracted Driving NY Conducts "Texting While Driving" Clampdown http://wamc.org/post/ny-conducts-texting-while-driving-clampdown <p><font face="Times New Roman" size="3">Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced the start of a new summer crackdown by the New York State Police on distracted driving. The up to $1 million effort will consist of increased enforcement and patrols, particularly through undercover operations using unmarked State Police SUVs to catch distracted drivers. Thu, 04 Jul 2013 03:17:00 +0000 Dave Lucas 68447 at http://wamc.org NY Conducts "Texting While Driving" Clampdown Vermont Sheriff Gets Education Grant for Young Drivers http://wamc.org/post/vermont-sheriff-gets-education-grant-young-drivers <p>The Caledonia County Sheriff's Department and St. Johnsbury Police Department are going to teach young Vermont drivers about the dangers of distracted driving.<br><br>The departments have been awarded an educational grant through Vermont Governor's Highway Safety Program and The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.<br><br>Over the next year, the two departments will develop and carry out a distracted driver program in Caledonia County high schools.<br> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 20:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 48051 at http://wamc.org