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Pay Attention: Why your Teen's Adolescent Brain is a Road Safety Issue

by Joshua on Oct 25, 2017.
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As a parent, if you think back to your formative years as a teenager you might well cringe at some of the things you said and did at the time, but there are scientific reasons why aspects of our behavior at that age are difficult to control. The timeline of brain development in young people becomes an issue when it comes to teens getting behind the wheel of their first car, as it can hamper their ability to react to a situation developing in front of them on the road. Scientific studies... Read More

Take The DMV Written Test In A Foreign Language

by Joshua on Sep 23, 2017.
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h1. Taking the DMV test in a foreign language Did you know that many DMVs offer the the DMV written test in multiple languages. The California DMV, for exam, lets you take the test if 32 different languages! Massachusetts lets you take it in 25, even Kentucky supports up to 23 languages for the test. Here is a brief list of the top states and the allowed languages for taking your test: h2. California Amharic, Arabic, Armenian, Cambodian, Chinese, English, Farsi, French, German, ... Read More
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New Laws Effective January 1st, 2017

by Lisa on Jan 01, 2017.
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New Laws Coming Your Way January 1st, 2017 It’s that time again -- New laws are hitting the roads! Two states, California and Illinois, once again lead the pack with new legislation geared towards making the roads safer. Below is an overview of the main points of the new laws. Keep in mind that it may take some time before the DMV manuals are updated. New manuals are almost never released on January 1. But, if the law is in place, you can get a ticket for violating it. If taking ... Read More

Senior Driver Regulations by State

by Lisa on Dec 10, 2016.
Filed under: California California Driver's License Written Test Driver's License
Senior drivers are generally considered safer drivers because they usually follow the rules, such as wearing a seatbelt and driving below the speed limit. However, they also often have diminishing vision, hearing and reaction time. "AAA writes":http://seniordriving.aaa.com/resources-family-friends/conversations-about-driving/facts-research/ that "Although Americans are healthier and living longer than ever before, seniors are outliving their ability to drive safely by an average of 7 to 10 ... Read More
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The DMV Written Test: What's Your States Pass Rate?

by Lisa on Nov 11, 2016.
Filed under: California California Driver's License Written Test, California Learner's Permit Test Driver's License
Many people assume that the DMV written test is easy and they don’t really need to study. I mean, after all, even if you are a first-time driver, you’ve still spent lots of time in a car, even if it’s just as a passenger. So, in theory, everyone should pretty much know the rules of the road, right? Well, a review of each state’s pass rate shows this is not the case at all. Some states do have pretty stellar pass rates, but others, like California, have an abysmal 45% pass rate. Califo... Read More
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