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There’s no doubt that the time Americans spent cooped up due to the COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically affected many of us.

Fast and Furious

It’s hard to drive today without occasionally being exposed to some form of road rage. Impatient motorists driving along congested highways sometimes take out their anger on those around them. When you’re behind the wheel, you can choose not to engage and try to distance yourself from an aggressive driver. But what about when you’re a passenger? In this incident, what role, as a passenger, could I have played in keeping a highway confrontation from turning into a crash?

  • 16 August 2020
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Know Before You Go

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 36 percent of vehicle collisions occur at intersections. Many of those happen in left-hand turn lanes with a flashing yellow arrow. I know this because that’s how I totaled my car.

  • 1 July 2020
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Lost in Alabama

The thought of getting lost in your home country with GPS and cellphone technology readily available may seem far-fetched and ridiculous. I’m here with real-world experience to tell you that it is indeed possible — and could happen to you.

  • 1 June 2020
  • Author: USACRC Editor
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Asleep at the Wheel

Drowsy driving is a major problem in the United States. The risks and often tragic results are alarming.

  • 24 May 2020
  • Author: USACRC Editor
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Sudden Impact

About 25 meters ahead, I saw a deer in the road. I had just taken my foot off the accelerator when my windshield suddenly went dark and I heard a loud smack.

  • 17 May 2020
  • Author: USACRC Editor
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