Tag: motor vehicle laws

Mature Driver Safety in Virginia

Mature Driver Safety in VirginiaAccording to the Centers for Disease Control, there were approximately 36 million licensed drivers ages 65 and older in 2012 — a 34% increase from 1999. Underlying that trend is the fact that the 2010 Census showed that the over 65 population grew faster than the total population in the United States. That group is the largest in terms of size and percent of the population. PEOPLE ARE LIVING LONGER! Continue reading “Mature Driver Safety in Virginia”

Illegal Street Racing in Virginia

Illegal Street Racing in VirginiaAnyone out there remember Dead Man’s Curve, the 1964 song by Jan & Dean? A tragic story about teenagers drag racing. How many of you have seen Fast and Furious 1 through 7? People — ESPECIALLY YOUNG PEOPLE– (as well as Vin Diesel) don’t always appreciate the dangers associated with the operation of motor vehicles under even normal circumstances. That being said, it is more frightening to think about the possible outcomes of illegal drag racing. THINK ABOUT IT! Kids, who think they’re indestructible, racing cars at high rates of speed on public roads populated with unsuspecting drivers! Continue reading “Illegal Street Racing in Virginia”