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Stamford Advocate
Texting and walking cluelessly? Prepare to pay a fine for thatin 2015 and nearly 6,000 last year, the most in two decades and up 22 percent f
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
in 2015 and nearly 6,000 last year, the most in two decades and up 22 percent from 2014, according to data compiled by the Governors Highway Safety Association for a recent report. (The 2016 total is a projection based on numbers from the first... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Texting and walking cluelessly? Prepare to pay a fine for thatin 2015 and nearly 6,000 last year, the most in two decades and up 22 percent f
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
in 2015 and nearly 6,000 last year, the most in two decades and up 22 percent from 2014, according to data compiled by the Governors Highway Safety Association for a recent report. (The 2016 total is a projection based on numbers from the first... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Texting and walking cluelessly? Prepare to pay a fine for thatin 2015 and nearly 6,000 last year, the most in two decades and up 22 percent f
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
in 2015 and nearly 6,000 last year, the most in two decades and up 22 percent from 2014, according to data compiled by the Governors Highway Safety Association for a recent report. (The 2016 total is a projection based on numbers from the first... Read more
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The News-Times
Texting and walking cluelessly? Prepare to pay a fine for thatin 2015 and nearly 6,000 last year, the most in two decades and up 22 percent f
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
in 2015 and nearly 6,000 last year, the most in two decades and up 22 percent from 2014, according to data compiled by the Governors Highway Safety Association for a recent report. (The 2016 total is a projection based on numbers from the first... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texting and walking cluelessly? Prepare to pay a fine for thatin 2015 and nearly 6,000 last year, the most in two decades and up 22 percent f
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
in 2015 and nearly 6,000 last year, the most in two decades and up 22 percent from 2014, according to data compiled by the Governors Highway Safety Association for a recent report. (The 2016 total is a projection based on numbers from the first... Read more
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Fortune
Love to Text and Walk Cluelessly? Prepare to Pay a Fine for Thatin 2015 and nearly 6,000 last year, the most in two decades and up 22 percent f
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
in 2015 and nearly 6,000 last year, the most in two decades and up 22 percent from 2014, according to data compiled by the Governors Highway Safety Association for a recent report. (The 2016 total is a projection based on numbers from the first... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Texting and walking cluelessly? You could be fined for that in some cities.in 2015 and nearly 6,000 last year, the most in two decades and up 22 percent f
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
in 2015 and nearly 6,000 last year, the most in two decades and up 22 percent from 2014, according to data compiled by the Governors Highway Safety Association for a recent report. (The 2016 total is a projection based on numbers from the first... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Texting while walking in one town may come with a fineis approved. "They're oblivious to cars," Stamford City representative John Ze
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
is approved. "They're oblivious to cars," Stamford City representative John Zelinsky said. Zelinsky said the Pedestrian Safety Ordinance is modeled after one approved in Honolulu late last month, and would carry a $30 fine if police catch you in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Town in Connecticut proposes $30 fine for 'distracted walking'for the rest of the nation Modeled after a similar model that was approved in
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
for the rest of the nation Modeled after a similar model that was approved in Honolulu last month, the Pedestrian Safety Ordinance could carry a $30 fine if caught in the act It would prevent people from being on their mobile devices and... Read more
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Deseret News
What you don't know about pedestrian safety can kill yououtdoors and more distractions, including cellphones, all contribute to an incr
Deseret News / Posted 6 days ago
outdoors and more distractions, including cellphones, all contribute to an increase in pedestrian crashes, according to the Governors Highway Safety Association. Distraction was a factor in what happened to BaiLee DiBernardo, a 17-year-old girl... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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11 News Houston
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
11 News Houston / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
KING5 Seattle / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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First Coast News
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
First Coast News / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
KTVB Boise / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 19 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Some states are taking aim at "distracted" pedestrianstoo. Distracted crashes are happening in Florida far more often than in other s
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 20 days ago
too. Distracted crashes are happening in Florida far more often than in other states. A report released this year by the Governors Highway Safety Association states that the number of pedestrians killed in the U.S. in 2016 jumped 11 percent from... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Unbuckled in the back seat? You'll become a human missile in a crashmany people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so i
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 20 days ago
many people said they don’t know… or they were just going a short distance so it was unnecessary,” Jermakian said. The Governors Highway Safety Association, in its own report last year, found that rear seat passengers are three times more... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Some states are taking aim at “distracted” pedestrians, is yours?too. Distracted crashes are happening in Florida far more often than in other s
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 20 days ago
too. Distracted crashes are happening in Florida far more often than in other states. A report released this year by the Governors Highway Safety Association states that the number of pedestrians killed in the U.S. in 2016 jumped 11 percent from... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Some states are taking aim at "distracted" pedestrians; is yours?too. Distracted crashes are happening in Florida far more often than in other s
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 20 days ago
too. Distracted crashes are happening in Florida far more often than in other states. A report released this year by the Governors Highway Safety Association states that the number of pedestrians killed in the U.S. in 2016 jumped 11 percent from... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Some states are taking aim at "distracted" pedestrians; is yours?too. Distracted crashes are happening in Florida far more often than in other s
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 20 days ago
too. Distracted crashes are happening in Florida far more often than in other states. A report released this year by the Governors Highway Safety Association states that the number of pedestrians killed in the U.S. in 2016 jumped 11 percent from... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Honolulu bans pedestrians from looking at cell phones, electronic devices while crossing the streetHe said many students asked, “Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?” Hono
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 22 days ago
He said many students asked, “Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?” Honolulu’s concerns may be supported by the Governors Highway Safety Association, which reported pedestrian fatalities increased 11% from the first six months of 2015 to... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Looking at your phone in a crosswalk will get you fined in HonoluluHe said many students asked, “Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?” Hono
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 22 days ago
He said many students asked, “Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?” Honolulu’s concerns may be supported by the Governors Highway Safety Association, which reported pedestrian fatalities increased 11 percent from the first six months of... Read more
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CBS News
Another way opioids are taking livesused to test drivers who died in car crashes was the same from state to state,
CBS News / Posted 23 days ago
used to test drivers who died in car crashes was the same from state to state, said Jim Hedlund, a spokesman for the Governors Highway Safety Association. From these data, the extent to which narcotic painkillers were the cause of a car... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
New “distraction pedestrian” law goes into effect in HonoluluHe said many students asked, “Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?” Hono
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 23 days ago
He said many students asked, “Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?” Honolulu’s concerns may be supported by the Governors Highway Safety Association, which reported pedestrian fatalities increased 11% from the first six months of 2015 to... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Honolulu bans pedestrians from looking at devices while crossing the streetHe said many students asked, “Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?” Hono
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 23 days ago
He said many students asked, “Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?” Honolulu’s concerns may be supported by the Governors Highway Safety Association, which reported pedestrian fatalities increased 11% from the first six months of 2015 to... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Honolulu makes looking at phone in crosswalks illegalHe said many students asked, "Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?" Hono
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 23 days ago
He said many students asked, "Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?" Honolulu's concerns may be supported by the Governors Highway Safety Association, which reported pedestrian fatalities increased 11% from the first six months of 2015 to... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Look left, look right -- but not at your cell phone in Honolulu crosswalksHe said many students asked, "Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?" Hono
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 24 days ago
He said many students asked, "Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?" Honolulu's concerns may be supported by the Governors Highway Safety Association, which reported pedestrian fatalities increased 11% from the first six months of 2015 to... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Look left, look right -- but not at your cell phone in Honolulu crosswalksHe said many students asked, "Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?" Hono
FOX Carolina / Posted 24 days ago
He said many students asked, "Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?" Honolulu's concerns may be supported by the Governors Highway Safety Association, which reported pedestrian fatalities increased 11% from the first six months of 2015 to... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Look left, look right -- but not at your cell phone in Honolulu crosswalksHe said many students asked, "Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?" Hono
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 24 days ago
He said many students asked, "Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?" Honolulu's concerns may be supported by the Governors Highway Safety Association, which reported pedestrian fatalities increased 11% from the first six months of 2015 to... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Look left, look right -- but not at your cell phone in Honolulu crosswalksHe said many students asked, "Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?" Hono
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 24 days ago
He said many students asked, "Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?" Honolulu's concerns may be supported by the Governors Highway Safety Association, which reported pedestrian fatalities increased 11% from the first six months of 2015 to... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Look left, look right -- but not at your cell phone in Honolulu crosswalksHe said many students asked, "Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?" Hono
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 24 days ago
He said many students asked, "Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?" Honolulu's concerns may be supported by the Governors Highway Safety Association, which reported pedestrian fatalities increased 11% from the first six months of 2015 to... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Look left, look right — but not at your cell phone in Honolulu crosswalksHe said many students asked, “Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?” Hono
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 24 days ago
He said many students asked, “Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?” Honolulu’s concerns may be supported by the Governors Highway Safety Association, which reported pedestrian fatalities increased 11% from the first six months of 2015 to... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Honolulu approves a law making it illegal to cross streets while looking at phoneHe said many students asked, "Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?" Hono
KWWL Iowa / Posted 24 days ago
He said many students asked, "Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?" Honolulu's concerns may be supported by the Governors Highway Safety Association, which reported pedestrian fatalities increased 11% from the first six months of 2015 to... Read more
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