GPS Tracking News for the Week Ending Feb. 22nd

Distracted driving proves a major cause of accidents, according to AAA.

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AAA Study:  2012 Traffic Safety Culture Index

For the fifth consecutive year the Foundation has conducted a national survey of driver attitudes and behaviors. As in previous years, the Index highlights aspects of the current traffic safety culture that might be characterized as a culture of indifference, where drivers effectively say “do as I say, not as I do.”

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ATA: Study Shows Many Truck-Small Vehicle Crashes Caused by the Passenger Vehicle

A new report released by the American Trucking Associations (ATA) summarizes the car-truck relative contribution/fault findings of several large-scale studies.

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Car Care Council Tips Help Save Money as Gas Prices Near $4

Consumers’ pain at the pump is back with gas prices rising for 33 consecutive days according to theWashington Post and the average price of gas moving closer to $4 per gallon. No need to worry, says the Car Care Council. A few simple and inexpensive vehicle maintenance tips can help alleviate the pain.

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