An independent monitor for the massive Takata airbag recall recently released a progress report. Of the 43 million airbag inflators currently under recall, fully 25 million still hadn't been repaired as of mid-September.
School zones are high-traffic areas. Buses are loading and unloading, parents are picking up and dropping off, students are flooding the sidewalks and crosswalks. The chaos and confusion create a recipe for accidents - and children are frequently the victims. In 2015 alone, nearly 300 teens were hit and killed by cars while walking, according to Safe Kids Worldwide.
You are ready to head out for the evening. You plan to go downtown and have fun. The last thing you want to worry about is finding a place to park and driving home. You consider your options and decide to book a ride to your destination through a ride-share application. You check your phone and find a decent Uber option. You click to book the ride and wait for the car to arrive.