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New Rules for Driving

Only Available in Archive Formats.
New Rules for Driving

New Rules for Driving

New Rules for Driving

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Guests:

Rich Whitcomb
* National Manager of AAA's Driver Training Program

Bob Pantle
* Vice President of Operations at ITI (International Training Incorporated, a driving and security training company)

Vanessa Wigand
* Specialist for health, physical and driver education for the Virginia Deparment of Education

Before setting off on that long drive over the Labor Day weekend, a review of driving techniques may be in order. Because of new car technology, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is pushing to update driver instruction. In some states, it will be the first revamp in 20 years.