Do You Know What’s In That Texas Tanker Truck Next To You?
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has found that the number of hazardous material road accidents has doubled in the last decade. These accidents resulted in 74 deaths, 489 injuries, and over $2 billion in damages in the past ten years.
Get Away From It All On These Five Texas Beach Escapes
The only question you have to ask yourself about visiting the Padre Island National Seashore is how far away from the nearest other human being you want to be. You can travel 60 miles of the uninhabited beach with the right vehicle.
Changing Speed Limits On The Same Road A New Texas Reality?
Variable speed limits or VSL's use available information on the roadway, like traffic speed, the number of vehicles, and road surface conditions to determine appropriate speeds and display them to drivers in real-time.
Can You Be Jailed For Hitting a Dog in Texas?
It is devastating to see someone's pet hurt. It can ruin my whole day when I see a pet dead by the side of the road. I can only imagine some child is waiting for their pet to come home.
Is It Ok To Wear Socks with Sandals in 2023 in Texas?
It's 2023, and sometimes the line between what is "in" and what is "out" is very hard to draw. When it comes to sandals and socks, this issue is particularly complicated. The whole question has its own Wikipedia page.
10 Ways To Lose Your Driver’s License in Texas
Texas doesn't have a certain number of points for running a red light or speeding like some states, but it does keep track of violations and assesses points, which are used to levy surcharges on drivers. Doing any of these ten things will cost you your Texas Driver's License.
Are You Going To Be A Hurricane? Hurricane Names 2023
Hurricane researchers at Colorado State University predict that this hurricane season which runs from June 1 to November 30th, will be slightly below normal. They predict 13 named storms this year, and six will reach hurricane status. Of those, they predict two major hurricanes, or storms with winds over 111 miles per hour.
This Can Happen? Robbed While Inside a Walmart Store
In the news is a story of a woman who was robbed while shopping at a Walmart store in Indiana. The Facebook post from the Monroe County Sheriff's Department tells an unbelievable story.
Is It Illegal For Mechanics To Overcharge in Texas?
According to the Lawyer's Blog, you have to get it in writing as a consumer. Written authorization should proceed towing, inspection, test drive, diagnosis, or disassembly.
Can It Be? Texas Self Checkouts To Ask For Tips
I have to do the job of checking myself out, then bag my groceries, and then face the prospect that later on, you will review a security tape and decide that I didn't pay for something, and then you want me to tip.