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“Three Feet Passing” Law Aims to Improve Virginia Bicycle Safety

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Virginia motorists now have to practice safer passing when sharing the road with bicyclists. Starting July 1, a new state law requires drivers to leave at least three feet of space between their vehicles and a bicyclist while passing. The…

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Recent Motorcycle Crashes Should Encourage All Virginians to Bike Safely

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Eight people lost their lives in Virginia vehicle accidents during the Fourth of July weekend, according to a news report from WHSV. Half of the victims were motorcyclists – a sobering fact that should encourage all Richmond residents to take…

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How to Respond Quickly to Motor Vehicle Recalls

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In the wake of 13 deaths connected to crashes caused by a faulty ignition switch, General Motors is under federal scrutiny for its manufacturing practices, forcing the company to make major changes to its approach to safety and to begin…

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Do You Know the Leading Cause of Spinal Cord Injuries?

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A study by researchers from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine finds that falls have become the leading cause of spinal cord injuries in the U.S. The study, published earlier this year in the Journal of Neurotrauma, indicates that…

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