A bill was proposed to enact 'Kelsey's Law' in Michigan which prohibits teen drivers from ALL phone usage while driving in Michigan. Teens would only be allowed to use their cell phones during an emergency. There is more information on the subject in this article link by WKFR 103.3: https://wkfr.com/michigan-teen-drivers-may-be-banned-from-using-a-cell-phone/
Whether you're a new driver or in need of a refresher, here is a link to a website telling you what to do in the case of an accident. There is also a checklist included with steps when in an accident. Stay safe out there! Link: https://www.reviews.com/research/what-to-do-after-a-car-accident/
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Michigan isn't the best place for driving when it comes to the "after winter potholes". As the snow melts around us, the potholes become evident from the harsh Michigan winters. Click on Detroit has an article telling you how to avoid any car damage from these occasionally massive holes as well as report potholes to [...]
"An individual shall not operate a motor vehicle while a dog is sitting in his or her lap," the Michigan House bill says. It would be a $100 fine if you are caught with a dog on your lap and a $200 fine if you're caught another time. A dog can only be on your lap if [...]
October 15th through the 21st is National Teen Driver Safety Week by the NHTSA to campaign five things that are the biggest driving dangers to teens. They will cover alcohol, cell phones, lack of seat belt use, speeding, and extra passengers!
New legislation will make it so drivers are not forced to pay for unlimited lifetime health insurance with their auto insurers. The state of Michigan would like to cut down on lawsuits, fraud and health care costs for insurees. This article goes more in depth on the topic at ClickOnDetroit.com.
The trolley maker, Nayda, has announced that it is building a plant to make 25 new self-driving trolleys in Michigan. The french company is putting it's first plant of North America in Saline, MI. It is said to bring 50 or more jobs to the area. This company has already created these trolleys around the [...]
A recent study says that Detroit has the best drivers out of 75 of the most populated metropolitan areas in America. Detroit also have the lowest amount of crashes in the country. Here's an article on the subject from the Detroit Free Press.
Michigan is looking to ban all hand-held phones while driving. The only exception to this would be hands-free devices. Here is a link to US News' article about this developing story: Click Me!