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NHTSA Promotes New Impaired Driving Ad Campaign

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is currently promoting a new safety campaign called If You Feel Different, You Drive Different (U.S. Department of Transportation Launches New Ad Campaign to Stop Impaired Driving). The campaign …

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FMCSA Promotes Crash Preventability Program

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) invites motor carriers and drivers involved in certain types of crashes to submit Requests for Data Review (RDR) through its Crash Preventability Demonstration Program (Crash Preventability Demonstration Program …

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Missouri Holds Buckle Up Phone Down Day

Missouri Governor Mike Parson declared October 19, 2018, Buckle Up Phone Down (BUPD) Day, during which the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) challenged all Missouri drivers to fasten their seat belts and put their cell …

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NHTSA Holds National Teen Driver Safety Week

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) held National Teen Driver Safety Week from October 21 through October 27, 2018 (Protect Your Teen Driver). The campaign urged parents to let their children know that driving …

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FHA Declares National Traffic Incident Response Awareness Week

In order to remind drivers of the dangers faced by emergency responders, the week of November 11 through November 17, 2018, has been named National Traffic Incident Response Awareness Week by the Federal Highway Administration …

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MoDOT Alerts Drivers to Holiday Traffic Trifecta

In anticipation of the Thanksgiving holiday, the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) urged drivers to “exercise patience, caution and good judgment behind the wheel” (Impaired and Impatient: MoDOT Warns of Traffic Trifecta around Thanksgiving Holiday). …

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SJB Files Suits for Rajanna Family in Deadly I-435 KCPD-Related Accident

Shamberg Johnson & Bergman has filed a lawsuit with the Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri, on behalf of the family of Chandan Rajanna.  Mr. Rajanna was a 17-year old senior at Shawnee Mission South High …

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SJB Earns Massive $11.5M Bad Faith Judgment for Client

The District Court of Riley County, Kansas, issued a ruling today enforcing an $11,588,548 judgment against insurance carrier USAIG for its negligence and bad faith in handling a claim against its insured pilot following a …

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FMCSA Creates “Our Roads, Our Safety” Program

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) created a program called Our Roads, Our Safety to increase public awareness of the techniques necessary to safely operate a vehicle when in the presence of large trucks …

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Tips for Summer

In a recent press release, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) encouraged drivers to ensure the safety of their summer trips by preparing their vehicles in advance (U.S. DOT’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration …

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