Source: The Detroit News
quote: I wonder how they determine the cause of death is distracted driving when they're dead...
quote: You should be tested in the environment you're going to be exposed to.
quote: The current drivers testing systems are an out-and-out joke and should be replaced with a driver training program, if you pass training, you can drive. If you can afford a $3,000-10,000 car, you can afford $600 worth of training. All of the countries with the best drivers (Germany, Finland, Sweeden, Spain) all have mandatory driver training in common.
quote: Too many drivers with the attitude that the road belongs to only them that causes so many problems.
quote: Btw for the record 5k deaths is acceptible to me so long as we keep it there for a reasonable cost to society.
quote: To me, this attitude is wrong. We should be aiming for a death toll of nil. Sure, it isn't going to happen this year, or next year, or this decade, but that is what we all should be aiming at.
quote: You almost get the impression that some people got their license just by being asked to drive in a circle.
quote: As bad as it sounds retesting drivers every 5 years should be put in place so that everyone is up on thier rules of the road skills.
quote: Automakers are able to do this despite the guidelines that LaHood proposed because the guidelines have not recommended exact limits on in-vehicle devices. LaHood isn't looking to cut technology out of vehicles completely,