Adirondack Daily Enterprisehttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/category.detail/nav/5153/Safety on the Roads, by Dave Werneren-usThu, 26 May 2016 16:21:32 EDTThu, 26 May 2016 16:21:32 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssLegally driving left of the road centerline clarifiedhttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/562649.htmlVehicles normally shall be driven upon the right half of the roadway, as mandated by Section 1120(a) of the New York state Vehicle and Traffic Law. However, there are several exceptions to this requirement.Mon, 23 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTPedestrians need to be vigilant at crosswalkshttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/562475.htmlWe continue to hear about how difficult it is to cross streets in Malone and Saranac Lake, and how drivers fail to give pedestrians their rights when crossing in crosswalks.Mon, 16 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTPoint and insurance reduction program beneficialhttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/562280.htmlMost of us learn to drive at an early age, likely when we are in our teens. However, once we have our license, there is no requirement for refresher training, in spite of the fact that new vehicle and traffic laws are added every year.Mon, 9 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTElectronic log mandate will improve trucking safetyhttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/562085.htmlIt's common knowledge that some truck and bus drivers fudge their log books, sometimes keeping two log books for the same trip, thus providing the ability to "cheat" on the hours they have been driving.Mon, 2 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTPoor driver behavior is biggest driving hazardhttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/561947.htmlIn a recent analysis in the American Journal of Public Health, traffic safety expert Leonard Evans, Ph.D., says that driver behavior is the sole or partial cause of nearly 95 percent of all crashes.Mon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT