The Convincer safety belt demonstration machine

Last week, the importance of wearing your safety belt was plain to not just see, but to experience first-hand. The Connecticut State Police and the University of Hartford Public Safety Department worked together to show students why it’s so important to wear safety belts as they put students into “The Convincer,” a fairly simple machine that…

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crossing the street safely, comedy guys defensive driving blog

Some people just won’t learn. Last night, I turned left from Walnut Street onto Audelia in Richardson, Texas, and I was confronted with tail lights. Lined up three cars deep in all three lanes. Something had stopped traffic all across Audelia, but in the dark I couldn’t see what it was. But cars were stopped…

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