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Law Banning Drivers from Handheld Cellphone Use in Effect July 1

In less than a month, you could get fined for holding your phone (or other electronic devices) while driving. The new law "prohibits a person...
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3 Ways Teens are Distracted When Driving

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, distracted driving caused roughly 424,000 accident-related injuries and some 3,154 fatalities in 2013 alone. Because this...
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WCS Takes a Stand Against Distracted Driving

From WCS inFocus Williamson County Schools is taking a stand against distracted driving. On August 1, the district unveiled the first of several signs that...
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TDCI Urges Drivers to Commit to Safer Driving Habits

With the start of national Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April, the Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance (TDCI) urges Tennessee drivers to “Put...
WCS Receives Highway Safety Grant

WCS Receives Highway Safety Grant

from WCS.edu Williamson County high schools will be getting some new technology to help teach teens about safe driving. The Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) awarded...

5 Disturbing Facts About Distracted Driving

On Any Given Day . . . On any given day, 660,000 drivers are distracted drivers. On an average day, 9 of those drivers will be...
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Sheriff & WCS Superintendent Talk Safe Driving Strategies

Nothing on your phone is worth dying for. That in a nutshell is the message of the new Williamson County Schools (WCS) safe-driving Checkpoints Program. On...