Nearly 1 In 10 California Drivers Likely Using A Cell Phone While Driving, New Study FindsDrivers in California can’t seem to put their cellphones on hold.
'Distracted' Tour Bus Drivers Could Be Silenced From Narrating In San FranciscoTour bus drivers could be silenced to keep their focus on the road in San Francisco if a city supervisor has his way.
Studies Find Hands-Free Systems Making Distracted Driving Problems WorseJust because you can talk to your car doesn’t mean you should. Two new studies have found that voice-activated smartphones and dashboard infotainment systems may be making the distracted-driving problem worse instead of better.
Santa Rosa Distracted Driver Sentenced To Year In Jail For Crash That Killed 2; Could Be Released In DecemberA Rohnert Park man was sentenced Friday morning in Sonoma County Superior Court to a year in the county jail and three years probation for in a rear-end, distracted driving crash that killed two women in Santa Rosa in March.
SF Start-Up Creates Portable Navigation Device To Eliminate Distracted DrivingA Bay Area start-up is offering a way to eliminate distracted driving while enabling access to technology.
Larry Magid: Feds Want To Look At Apps That May Be Distracting Drivers A new measure proposed by the Obama Administration would give federal officials the authority to set restrictions on the use of mapping and traffic apps if they are deemed to be dangerous.
San Francisco Pedestrians Could Be Fined For Violating Crosswalk Countdown RulesWhile San Francisco cracks down on dangerous drivers in an attempt to increase pedestrian safety, it may come as a surprise to some that the last minute dash some pedestrians make to cross a street can them some hefty fines as well.
San Francisco Drivers Rank 4th Most Courteous In NationSan Francisco drivers rank among the most courteous in the nation.
Work To Lift New Bay Bridge Tower DelayedWork to install new sections of a 525-foot-tall tower on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge has been delayed for least four days because of a maintenance issue, Caltrans officials said Wednesday.