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Steven J. Klearman

Nevada Troopers Honor the Victims of Road Fatalities

Last month, Nevada Highway Patrol (NHP) troopers held a vigil to honor 59 of the more than 300 people who died on Nevada’s roadways in 2017. Troopers paid tribute by lighting 59 individual luminarias—each with the name of a person […]

Steven J. Klearman

Nevada Officers Are “Joining Forces” to Keep Roads Safe this March

Law enforcement officers throughout the Silver State are participating in the “Joining Forces” program which aims to reduce the number of speeding drivers on Nevada’s roadways.  The Joining Forces program will be in effect through March 18, 2018.  The program […]

Steven J. Klearman

Advocate Group Says Nevada No Longer Has Worst Traffic Safety Laws

According to a new study released in January by the Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety, Nevada no longer ranks among the worst states when it comes to traffic safety laws. In its annual “Roadmap of State Highway Safety Laws,” […]

Steven J. Klearman

U.S. Traffic Fatalities Increase While Laws Remain Unchanged

Following 2016, road fatalities rose almost 6% in the U.S. — marking the second year in a row with a substantial increase after years of steady decline. In fact, the U.S. has seen its biggest increase in motor vehicle-related death […]

Steven J. Klearman

How Much Liability Insurance Do You Need?

While car insurance is required of every driver nationwide, you can do yourself a favor by paying for more than the bare minimum of coverage. There are two main types of optional coverage drivers can buy: medical pay and uninsured/underinsured […]

Steven J. Klearman

New Year, Same Dangerous Driving in Nevada

According to the Nevada Department of Public Safety’s Office of Traffic Safety, there were 305 fatal crashes with 330 fatalities in 2016 and 297 fatal crashes with 326 fatalities in 2015—a climbing trend that is expected to continue as final […]

Steven J. Klearman

Winter Weather Requires Wary Drivers

For Northern Nevada, December signals the onset of winter weather and winter driving. That’s why Reno Police and the Nevada Highway Patrol (NHP) want to remind drivers to be careful and proceed with caution when snow and ice are about. […]

Steven J. Klearman

America: We Have a Speeding Problem

Earlier in the fall, I wrote about the efforts in the Silver State to reach “zero fatalities” this year with a crackdown on speeding. With similar intentions, the North Las Vegas Police Department recently upped their efforts to maintain a […]

Steven J. Klearman

Is It Safe? GM’s New App Allows Drivers to Shop Right from the Road

A new app from General Motors will allow drivers to make online purchases right from the road. GM’s new app, coined “the Marketplace,” is rolling out this month and is expected to come equipped on all new 2017 and 2018 […]

Steven J. Klearman

Thanksgiving Weekend: One of the Deadliest Times to Travel

On Sunday, November 19, a 4-year-old Cedar City girl was killed in a fatal crash on Sunday in Nevada on I-15 near Valley of Fire State Park around 4 p.m. in the afternoon. Her family, including three siblings, was driving […]