The price we pay for deer, dogs and darkness

The Road Warrior followed up the City of Hackensack police plan to combine strict enforcement of traffic rules with an education campaign to reduce the number of people hit by cars. For the next month, city officials and the Police Department will launch an awareness campaign that aims to reduce car crashes involving pedestrians. Fliers and banners with the program’s slogans “Heads Up, Phones Down” and “Check Your Vital Signs” will be distributed throughout the city to reduce distracted driving and walking. The campaign was detailed recently at a news conference at Hackensack University Medical Center.

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