Keeping communities safe is an ongoing effort that requires multiple educational tools, and educating young people about particular dangers is a critical part of the puzzle.
In a modern world, technological advances are needed to regulate technological advances. Phones, in particular, have become the subject of much regulatory discussion -- especially with regard to distracted driving.
With distracted driving accidents on the rise, phone makers have faced increasing pressure to do something about the problem.
New Mexico state lawmakers have passed a bill that would increase the penalty for texting while driving from $25 to $100, with subsequent offenses also carrying a higher fine. The state Senate approved the bill, which will now go to the House for consideration.
You may encounter a number of tough decisions after a car accident, and being able to make the best choice can be especially difficult if you were injured in the crash.