Stories tagged with: Safe Driving

April 16, 2013 - 7:09pm
3 years 15 weeks ago

AAA Auto Club was at Maysville High School this afternoon to inspect students vehicles and to discuss safe driving practices in order to keep them safe behind the wheel.

Student's cars were inspected for proper wipers, lights, tires, fluids, batteries and belts.

AAA Spokesperson, Kimberly Schwind said, "Many people don't realize that maintenance actually goes hand in hand with safety. Even the best driver could be stuck in a bad situation if they get caught on the side of...

December 4, 2012 - 5:49pm
2 years 46 weeks ago

New research has been released by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. They looked at crash rates for all drivers during a fifteen year period. Their findings were the number of crashes per miles driven has actually decreased and more so for the older drivers.

Meaning drivers 65 years and older are actually the safest drivers on the road. They are less likely to speed, drink and drive and more likely to wear their seatbelt. However, not all of the findings are positive for older...

August 30, 2010 - 4:33pm
5 years 47 weeks ago

State troopers in Guernsey County will be out in force throughout the month of September to reduce crashes.

The Cambridge post of the State Highway Patrol will be heavily targeting roadways throughout Guernsey County in an effort to encourage safe driving. It's a part of their "Adopt a Milepost" initiative.

"We're going to have an increased presence out. We're going to try to get people on roadways where you seldom see troopers at. So you'll see us out there in...

June 14, 2010 - 12:47pm
6 years 6 weeks ago

The HIghway Patrol says more people are buckling up for safety when they drive.

Zanesville Post  Lieutenant Steven Rine today released the numbers for the "Click It or Ticket" Campaign.

"We're seeing more people wearing their belts which is something that we like to see. We like to see more response to the seat belt because it holds you in your vehicle," Lt. Rine said.

He said this year 4% more drivers are buckling up.

"Due to a lot...

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