Happy Holidays from ADTSEA!
The Executive Committee and office staff of ADTSEA would like to wish you and yours a Happy and Safe Holiday Season. We would also like to take time to thank you for your continued support of ADTSEA, our association would not be what it is without your help and continued interest.
ADTSEA Opens New Online Store
Our new online store is now open for business. In addition to ADTSEA products, we now have items from a few of our Corporate Members. Visit the new website and view the added products from the American Automobile Association (AAA), National Institute for Driver Behavior (NIDB) and J.R. Higgins Associates, LLC. If you are interested in selling your items in our online store you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
New Road Safety Website This Thanksgiving
November 22nd, 2011
A web mapping service (http://map.itoworld.com/road-casualties-usa ) has been launched today showing every one of the 369,677 road traffic fatalities that have occurred as a result of Road Traffic Accidents across the USA over the nine year period from 1 Jan 2001 to 31 Dec 2009. View Entire Press Release.
U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood Lauds Pennsylvania for Enacting Tough Ban on Texting While Driving
WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood today commended Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett for signing a strong new law that prohibits texting while driving. The new law makes Pennsylvania the 35th state to prohibit texting behind the wheel. Under the new law, which takes effect in early March 2012, violators can be fined $50. View Article.
Guidelines can help teens make the transition from learner's permit to license – Orlando Sentinel
The statistic, provided by AAA, is sobering: Teen drivers are approximately 50% more likely to crash in the first month of having their license than they are after a full year of experience driving on their own, according to a new study. View Entire Article.