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September 25, 2017

94 Percent of All Car Crashes Are Caused By This
Last year, 404 people died on Iowa roads. That number—while a harsh reality—proves one thing: we’ve got too many jack@$$es on the roads. Since human behavior is attributed […]
Emoji Faces

September 25, 2017

Beth, I hear you texting – but I can’t reply right now
FOMO – fear of missing out. It’s human nature that we all want to be connected to one another. With the pervasiveness of cell phones, the desire to […]
Message Monday

September 18, 2017

Hug your kids in the car, buckle them in the car
There’s nothing quite like a hug. When you hug someone it releases oxytocin, also known as ‘the cuddle hormone.’ That’s what makes you feel warm inside. Psychologists also say that […]
Message Monday

September 11, 2017

Lost but not forgotten
On our message this week, there are no quips or puns or funny sayings, just the heartfelt thoughts of those who have lost loved ones on Iowa’s roadways. […]
Message Monday

September 4, 2017

Live for another summer – drive sober
Labor Day is a great time to gather with friends and celebrate the end of summer. It’s also the last big warm-weather travel weekend. Those two facts can […]
Message Monday

August 28, 2017

Yellow bus and red lights mean stop
To pass or not to pass, that is the question. The laws about when it is legal to pass a stopped school bus can be confusing. The Iowa […]
Message Monday

August 21, 2017

Put down the phone or we will turn off the sun
Remember when you were a kid and your parents would threaten to take something away if you didn’t use that item in a responsible way? Well, using your […]
Message Monday

August 14, 2017

Sleep deprived is no way to drive
Do you sometimes wonder if the Sandman is on vacation? In our busy world, there are often nights when we have too much going on to get a […]
Message Monday

August 7, 2017

Pay attention in work zones. It’s free.
Free – who doesn’t like free? Paying attention doesn’t take money or even much skill. All you need is the desire to put aside distractions and focus on […]
Message Monday