General Kidnapping Mitigation Tips

General Kidnapping Mitigation Tips

05/02/2017 Posted by Matthew Dimmett

General Kidnapping Mitigation Tips: If kidnapped, do not act overly defiant towards your captors, but be mindful to avoid giving them information that could be used against you. Try to keep a low profile, especially in locations known to have a kidnapping threat. Always inform someone, such as a concierge, coworker, or friend of where […]

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Employers urged to prevent texting while driving

Employers urged to prevent texting while driving

04/16/2014 Posted by Patrick Dow

Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death on the job, accounting for more than 2 out of every 5 fatal work injuries in 2012, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The Department of Transportation has nowlaunched a national campaign to stop texting while driving and other distracted driving hazards. To learn more, […]

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Drive Now, Text L8r

Drive Now, Text L8r

03/10/2014 Posted by Patrick Dow

Indiana high school and college students – use your creativity and social media savvy to spread the message about the dangers of texting and driving. A task force of state agencies including the Indiana Department of Labor, Indiana Department of Transportation, Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles, Indiana Criminal Justice Institute and the Indiana State Police […]

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Government Opening First Precheck Enrollment Site at Indianapolis International Airport

INDIANAPOLIS – The government says Indianapolis International Airport will have the first enrollment site for an expedited screening program that allows airline passengers to leave on their shoes, light outerwear and belts and keep laptop computers in cases at security checkpoints. The Transportation Security Administration announced it will open the Precheck enrollment site Wednesday at […]

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Important Notes on Cellphone Laws

Important Notes on Cellphone Laws

10/01/2013 Posted by Patrick Dow

Talking on a hand-held cellphone while driving is banned in 12 states (California, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Washington, and West Virginia) and the District of Columbia. The use of all cellphones by novice drivers is restricted in 37 states and the District of Columbia.Text messaging is banned for […]

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