One Crash is Too Many
396 views | +0 today
Follow
One Crash is Too Many
Dedicated to Improving Road Safety
Curated by Paul Hergott
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

Don’t blame winter accidents on bad road conditions

Don’t blame winter accidents on bad road conditions | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
Canadian winter conditions cause crashes.  A recent headline makes that point: “Slippery conditions cause several Kelowna crashes”.  Here is another: “Icy morning causes minor crashes”.  A quick internet search produced these other recent headlines: ...
Paul Hergott's insight:

Don’t blame winter accidents on bad road conditions

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

Driving fatalities remembered at service

Driving fatalities remembered at service | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
When we combine an awareness of loss and suffering with an optimism that we can make a difference, we can be motivated to take remarkable steps to end the loss and suffering..Look at the money that has been raised, and the important research that...
Paul Hergott's insight:

Join us this Wednesday at 5:00 pm at the Orchard Park Mall parking lot to commemorate the National Day of Remembrance for Road Crash Victims

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

One tool to help drivers achieve zero crash tolerance goal

One tool to help drivers achieve zero crash tolerance goal | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
“I wish I could be as perfect as you” is a desire I hear all too often from my lovely wife, Terri.  Early on in our relationship, my immediate thought had been: “Good for you, Love; goals are important”.  I have...
Paul Hergott's insight:

Take the 10 & 2 Challenge

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

B.C. Municipalities: Photo radar backed for school zones - Surrey Leader

B.C. Municipalities: Photo radar backed for school zones - Surrey Leader | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
Local politicians voted Thursday to ask the B.C. government for authority to bring back photo radar, but only for school zones
Paul Hergott's insight:

B.C. Municipalities: Photo radar backed for school zones

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

Schools rev up distracted driving campaigns

Schools rev up distracted driving campaigns | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
Schools and universities across Broward and Palm Beach counties are revving up their distracted driving campaigns to coincide with a state law effective in October that bans texting while driving.
Paul Hergott's insight:

Schools rev up distracted driving campaigns

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

DriveSmartBC | Stupid in a No Stupid Zone

DriveSmartBC | Stupid in a No Stupid Zone | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
Now and again you hear about something so stupid that you shake your head and wonder what the heck was that driver thinking?
Paul Hergott's insight:

DriveSmartBC | Stupid in a No Stupid Zone

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

PRESS RELEASE - DST INTRODUCED SAFETY DRIVING MOBILE APP ~ BruneiBuzz

PRESS RELEASE - DST INTRODUCED SAFETY DRIVING MOBILE APP ~ BruneiBuzz | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
PRESS RELEASE - DST INTRODUCED SAFETY DRIVING MOBILE APP
Paul Hergott's insight:

DST INTRODUCED SAFETY DRIVING MOBILE APP

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

One Crash is Too Many | Global News Video

One Crash is Too Many | Global News Video | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
An Okanagan man is hoping to make local roads safer with the 10-2 Challenge. Paul Hergott wants to bring back a techinique that he says will keep drivers focused on the road. Doris Bregolisse reports.
Paul Hergott's insight:

One Crash is Too Many | Global News Video

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

One Crash is Too Many Challenge

One Crash is Too Many Challenge | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
I unveiled a new road safety initiative at the 2nd annual One Crash is Too Many gala event two weekends ago...Thank you to this year’s “celebrities”, leaders in the local “car crash industry” who helped make this...
Paul Hergott's insight:

One Crash is Too Many Challenge

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

DriveSmartBC | Out of Touch or Vote For Me?

DriveSmartBC | Out of Touch or Vote For Me? | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
Are our politicians out of touch or are they saying what they thing that we want to hear so that they can get elected?
Paul Hergott's insight:

 Out of Touch or Vote For Me?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

Fatal Distracted Driving Accident Used to Curb Texting and Driving

Fatal Distracted Driving Accident Used to Curb Texting and Driving | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it

A campaign, designed to save lives from distracted driving, is using a badly damaged car from an accident in which a Northland high school student died.

Paul Hergott's insight:

Fatal Distracted Driving Accident Used to Curb Texting and Driving

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

DriveSmartBC | If You Were Responsible for Traffic Safety

DriveSmartBC | If You Were Responsible for Traffic Safety | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
What kind of system would you create if you were responsible for traffic safety in BC?
Paul Hergott's insight:

If You Were Responsible for Traffic Safety

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

Daydreaming While Driving More Dangerous Than Texting: Study

Daydreaming While Driving More Dangerous Than Texting: Study | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
Keep your head out of the clouds. A new study has found that daydreaming while driving is five times more dangerous than texting.
Paul Hergott's insight:

Daydreaming While Driving More Dangerous Than Texting

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

The Classroom on Wheels

The Classroom on Wheels | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
My wife and I have three absolutely wonderful children:  Big sister Cassidy is 12, middle sister Morgan is 9 and “the boy”, Caden, is 7..As wonderful as they are, they’re not always perfect little angels.  We have watched with disappointment how cer...
Paul Hergott's insight:

Bad Driving Habits: Our Kids Are Watching

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

Motorists need to be on alert during Halloween night

Motorists need to be on alert during Halloween night | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
This is the first time in seven years writing this column that it is being published on Halloween.  I have two pieces of advice to share.  One of them is that going out in public wearing a hot dog suit feels oddly liberating.  If...
Paul Hergott's insight:

Happy Halloween!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

Teen Safe Driving Program Expands to 20 Counties in its Third Year -- DEARBORN, Mich., Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Teen Safe Driving Program Expands to 20 Counties in its Third Year -- DEARBORN, Mich., Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it

 Teen Safe Driving Program Expands to 20 Counties in its Third Year. Oct. 4 is deadline for high schools to apply.

Paul Hergott's insight:

Teen Safe Driving Program Expands to 20 Counties in its Third Year 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

More deaths from talking hands-free than drunk driving

More deaths from talking hands-free than drunk driving | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
Should phoning and texting while driving carry the same penalties as drunk driving?
Paul Hergott's insight:

More deaths from talking hands-free than drunk driving

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

The myth behind multitasking - Distracted Driving FAQ

David Teater, senior director of Transportation Initiatives at the National Safety Council, explains multitasking - which is impossible to do with two cognit...
Paul Hergott's insight:

The myth behind multitasking - Distracted Driving

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

Texting at the top of distractions when behind the wheel

Texting at the top of distractions when behind the wheel | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
If British Columbians were polled, I expect that we would put texting at the top of the list of dangerous driving activities...I don’t know if scientific studies have been done to compare the distraction of that particular activity with...
Paul Hergott's insight:

Texting at the top of distractions when behind the wheel

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

Teen Driver Deaths Up as Summer Approaches - KickingTires

Teen Driver Deaths Up as Summer Approaches - KickingTires | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
Paul Hergott's insight:

Teen Driver Deaths Up as Summer Approaches

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

One Crash is too Many Events | 2nd Annual Celebrity Poker event

One Crash is too Many Events | 2nd Annual Celebrity Poker event | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
Paul Hergott's insight:

Check out our fun "poker tournament"  from our second annual one crash is too many event.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

A Sobering Look at Masuk's Mock Crash Video

A Sobering Look at Masuk's Mock Crash Video | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
Monroe emergency services personnel and student actors show Masuk seniors that drinking and texting when driving can have fatal consequences.
Paul Hergott's insight:

A Sobering Look at Masuk's Mock Crash Video

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

Those left behind don’t forget the loss of loved ones

Those left behind don’t forget the loss of loved ones | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
The passage of time doesn’t erase the pain of a loss.  It hasn’t for me, anyway...I gather that it hasn’t for Eva Gainer, either, as I listened to her tell her story at the filming of a Shaw TV episode of “The Lunch...
Paul Hergott's insight:

I invite those of you motivated to join me in my One Crash is Too Many campaign to attend the second annual One Crash is Too Many gala event - tickets for this Saturday's, event can be ordered through my onecrashistoomany.ca web-site

more...
Paul Hergott's curator insight, April 15, 2013 2:09 PM

I invite those of you motivated to join me in my One Crash is Too Many campaign to attend the second annual One Crash is Too Many gala event - tickets for this Saturday's, event can be ordered through my onecrashistoomany.ca web-site

Scooped by Paul Hergott
Scoop.it!

Distracted Driving Awareness: Talking to your teen about safe driving

Distracted Driving Awareness: Talking to your teen about safe driving | One Crash is Too Many | Scoop.it
Tips on talking to your teen, latest stats on teen distracted driving dangers and how Kelsey's Law in Michigan now affects your own teen driver.
Paul Hergott's insight:

Did you know that April is Distracted Driving Awwareness Month?

more...
No comment yet.