Leif's News

ODOT is advising pedestrians and vehicles alike to 'See and be Seen'.
Monday, April 23, 2012 - 08:31
As warmer weather (slowly) returns, the Oregon Department of Transportation advises both drivers and pedestrians to be on the lookout to avoid deadly crashes – latest reports indicate such crashes up 25 percent year-to-year in 2012.  
Via autoblog
Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 10:41
In a survey released earlier this week, US Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood noted young people are the least likely passengers to speak up to their driver if he or she were talking on their cell phone.   
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Tuesday, April 17, 2012 - 09:31
The Automotive Service Association’s Collision Division completed a white paper on its recent position statement on replacement (aftermarket) parts.   
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Monday, April 16, 2012 - 06:56
Wondering why routine service to your vehicle is so important? Look no further than 93-year-old Rachel Veitch, who accumulated nearly 600,000 miles on her 1964 Mercury Comet Caliente. The legally blind Veitch is finally giving up the car because she swerved into an impassable roadblock, FOX News...
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Thursday, April 12, 2012 - 08:01
The US Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Thursday proposed a brake-throttle override safety standard to ensure drivers can more easily stop in the event the accelerator and brake pedals are pressed at the same time.
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Monday, April 9, 2012 - 11:03
Drivers in Washington state can collect for diminished value following post-accident repairs, CRASH Network reports.
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Thursday, April 5, 2012 - 09:31
As the summer months approach, it’s a reminder to anyone with children that heatstroke is the leading cause of non-crash, vehicle related deaths for children under the age of 14, with at least 33 fatalities reported in 2011 alone, the National Highway Transportation Agency reports.