Coconico County Bans Cell Phone Use After several years of discussion and work, the Coconino County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed a resolution to ban the use of cell phones while operating a motor vehicle in an attempt to make the roads safer.
Supreme Court Rules on Marijuana DUI Charges The Arizona Supreme Court has just ruled that authorities are not allowed to prosecute Arizona motorists for driving under the influence (“DUI”) of marijuana unless the person is impaired at the time of the stop.
Alarming Study Results for Arizona Distracted Driving The Arizona Department of Public Safety (DPS) is increasing their crack down on distracted driving after a recently released study that took place between November 2013 and April 1, 2014 revealed some alarming statistics.
Arizona Ranked Low for Traffic Safety Laws According to a national report that ranks states’ safety laws, Arizona looks to be “dangerously behind” in its adoption of key traffic and vehicle safety laws.
April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month April has been declared as National Safety Council’s Distracted Driving Awareness Month. To bring awareness this year the Department of Transportation has partnered a national advertising and media outreach campaign designed to inform the public with law enforcement crackdown.
Chino Wreck was Head-on into an SUV Isaac Browning, the man who, according to police, crossed double yellow lines on Highway 89 in his pickup and ran head-on into an SUV, killing husband and wife, Nick and Nona Davirro, in June 2011, has accepted a plea deal that could send him to prison for 28.