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LeasePlan était présent au Forum Sécurité-Santé le 24 mars dernier à Luxexpo. Une présence conjointe avec Freeedrive, son partenaire pour prévenir les accidents de la route liés à la manipulation du téléphone au volant.   Lors du workshop « Hyper-connectivité et accidents de la route », les deux sociétés ont […]Continue Reading
If you look at your phone for just four seconds when you’re behind the wheel, it’s like driving the equivalent of more than 100 yards while blindfolded. That’s essentially the length of a football field. Gary Lowry, an insurance manager at the American Automobile Association, cited the number — which has […]Continue Reading
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Some risky behavior just isn’t as popular with teens as it used to be. Local teens are less likely to smoke, less likely to drink, less likely to be sexually active, and less likely to drive after drinking or ride in a car driven by someone who has been drinking […]Continue Reading
While some Tarrant County cities have banned texting while driving, especially in school zones, and state law prohibits drivers under age 18 from texting or using a cellphone while driving, legislative efforts to enact a statewide ban for adult drivers so far haven’t worked out. Now safety experts at a […]Continue Reading
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When you text while driving, your eyes are off the road an average of almost five seconds, according to a federal transportation study. If you’re traveling at 55 mph, that’s basically like driving blindfolded for the length of a football field. The results can be tragic. More than 3,100 people were […]Continue Reading
Over the past five years, 116 people have lost their lives due to driver carelessness  Two powerful new TV ads tackle driver distraction which accounts for m ore than a third of deaths on Northern Ireland’s roads. The DOE Road Safety ads, called Friends and Missing, address distraction and carelessness. […]Continue Reading
OMAHA, Neb. – Investor Warren Buffett says distracted driving appears to be a growing problem on American roads that contributed to an increase in deaths last year and hurt profits at his company’s Geico insurance unit. Buffett said on CNBC Monday that auto insurance rates are going up this year […]Continue Reading
LeasePlan était présent au Forum Sécurité-Santé le 24 mars dernier à Luxexpo. Une présence conjointe avec Freeedrive, son partenaire pour prévenir les accidents de la route liés à la manipulation du téléphone au volant. Lors du workshop « Hyper-connectivité et accidents de la route », les deux sociétés ont fourni […]Continue Reading