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7 Emergency Items No Driver Should Be Without

Though most of us don’t think much about it while we commute to work or run errands, driving is inherently dangerous. Despite mandated training, studying, and test taking, at the end of the day we are still maneuvering extremely heavy machines. Many scenarios could leave you in an emergency situation. Here are 7 emergency items […]

November 6th, 2019 Read More
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Car and Truck Accidents – What’s the Difference?

Though more than 7.2 million car accidents occur in the U.S. each year, the number of accidents involving large trucks increased by 5% from 2015-2016. While there are many more car accidents than those involving trucks, they and other large commercial vehicles cause more damage. This is not surprising considering that they weigh 20-30 times […]

October 16th, 2019 Read More
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New Technology Hopes to Prevent School Bus Tragedies

We trust that our children will be safe once they are on the school bus. But what about getting on and off? When it comes to the school bus, one of the biggest fears for just about any bus driver – and parent – is for a child to get hit and injured, or even […]

July 30th, 2019 Read More
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Questions Remain in Grady County Traffic Fatality

Officials with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol face lingering questions in the investigation of a traffic accident which killed a 24-year-old Lindsay woman. An article about the ongoing investigation is available here. A head-on collision about two miles west of Alex in Grady County between a compact passenger car and a semi-truck resulted in one young […]

April 29th, 2019 Read More
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Stillwater Teen Struck by Vehicle After Exiting School Bus

Police in Stillwater, Oklahoma, a town 70 miles west of Tulsa, report that a local student has been hospitalized after he was struck by a car as he exited a school bus. An article on this emerging story is available here. The accident occurred near Husband Street and Miller Avenue. Police sources indicate the 15-year-old […]

April 8th, 2019 Read More
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Chad McLain Visits Good Day Tulsa to Discuss How to Avoid Drunk or Distracted Driving

On November 21st, Chad McLain of Graves McLain appeared on KTUL’s Good Day Tulsa to discuss drunk and distracted driving, and the danger it can present during the holiday season. He offered insight on how to identify and eliminate risks on the road. Watch the video: Defining Drunk or Distracted Driving According to Mothers Against […]

November 28th, 2018 Read More
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Drowsy Driving Prevention Week® Aims to Keep Drivers Alert

At 2:00am on November 4th, Daylight Savings Time comes to an end in the U.S. Nearly everywhere in the nation, clocks will turn back one hour. Many people find adjusting to this new time difficult. The effects can include loss of sleep and a tired feeling that resembles jet lag. Appropriately enough, November 4th-11th is […]

November 5th, 2018 Read More
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Man Killed in One-Car Crash in Tulsa County

One man has died after a fiery one-car crash in the Tulsa County suburb of Jenks. An article on the accident is available here. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol states 21-year-old Austin Bulwin was speeding south down 33rd West Avenue toward 111th Street just west of Jenks city limits. He was killed in a crash when […]

November 1st, 2018 Read More