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Tailgating Driver Not a Complete Idiot

Incredibly, she was not hurt at all because she was wearing her seat-and-shoulder belt. And we can hope she received a life's lesson.

Out-of-control car has bumped the semi and now veers to the left and will mangle itself on the rock wall, then.... Photo: Tom Berg from ADPS video.

August 8, 2016

A motorist doing some high-speed tailgating on an Interstate highway in Arizona loses control, bumps a semi and crashes big time.

Tags: Seat Belts, Driving Safety, Tailgating

Author: Tom Berg | Posted @ Monday, August 8, 2016 5:30 AM | » Comments(3)

It's Snowing, Folks. Slow Down!

High speed plus slippery pavement equals a big crash, all caught on video.

November 12, 2014

Watch this video and see if you'd have driven into the situation differently.

Tags: Accidents, Driving Safety, Snow, Preventable Accidents

Author: Tom Berg | Posted @ Wednesday, November 12, 2014 12:43 PM | » Comments(0)

Nothing Blocks a Highway Like a Semi Whose Skidding Wheels Led It Astray

But on ice, controlling anything becomes really difficult.

January 31, 2014

Recent news photos remind senior editor Tom Berg of some anti-jackknifing training he had a while ago.

Tags: Winter Driving, Driving Safety, Trailers

Author: Tom Berg | Posted @ Friday, January 31, 2014 12:00 AM | » Comments(2)



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