<![CDATA[Rules of the Road Traffic Column & Blog |]]> http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/ en-us Wed, 07 Mar 2018 15:46:19 PST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 07 Mar 2018 15:46:19 PST Rules of the Road 60 newsroom@bellinghamherald.com If you’re annoyed at drivers going under the speed limit, the problem isn’t them, it’s you http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article212846544.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 11 Jun 2018 05:00:00 PDT

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Tripped up by uneven pavement on your last run or ride? Here’s what you should do http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article212209169.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 04 Jun 2018 05:00:00 PDT

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Do you really need to slow down for that speed limit transition? http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article211955999.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 28 May 2018 05:00:00 PDT

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Here’s how far the law says a school zone extends beyond a school or crosswalk http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article210522424.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 07 May 2018 05:00:00 PDT

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Are you safer in a robot, or autonomous, car than you are driving your self? http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article210002669.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 30 Apr 2018 05:00:00 PDT

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Can drivers be overly cautious, or are they just timid? Here’s what the law says http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article208872044.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 16 Apr 2018 05:00:00 PDT

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The check’s in the mail, but your neighbor parked in front of your box – is it legal? http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article208207414.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 09 Apr 2018 05:00:00 PDT

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Think it would be pretty dumb to drive stoned? Doing this makes you even dumber http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article207538459.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 02 Apr 2018 05:00:00 PDT

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Can police impound a car if they find drugs on the driver? Asking for a friend ... http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article206651894.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 26 Mar 2018 05:00:00 PDT

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So you can pass that WTA bus that's at a stop. The question is: should you do it? http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article205624019.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 19 Mar 2018 05:00:00 PDT

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Cyclists riding on a sidewalk must dismount before entering a crosswalk, right? http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article204464844.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 12 Mar 2018 05:00:00 PDT

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This event coming up next weekend could impact traffic safety http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article203247024.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 05 Mar 2018 05:00:00 PST

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Do you have to turn on your headlights in the rain? Here’s what the law has to say http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article201897904.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 26 Feb 2018 05:00:00 PST

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We all should know red, yellow and green. Here’s what the flashing yellow arrow means http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article200640974.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 19 Feb 2018 05:00:00 PST

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More than 300 Whatcom crashes last year were attributed to something we’ve all done http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article199427874.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 12 Feb 2018 05:00:00 PST

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Think you're not tailgating? Watch one way police are proving area drivers wrong http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/article199325174.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 09 Feb 2018 11:42:59 PST http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/article199325174.html Here’s why you shouldn’t pass a bicycle – or most anything else – in a no-passing zone http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article196970199.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 29 Jan 2018 05:00:00 PST

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A few things to think about before driving around those warning signs for flooding http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article195700209.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 05:00:00 PST

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How fast is too fast when it comes to speed limits? City planners ask that same question http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article194503764.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Jan 2018 05:00:00 PST

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Here’s why you want to let the WTA bus leave before crossing the street http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article192166964.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 01 Jan 2018 05:00:00 PST

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You’re on a three-lane highway and trying to keep a steady speed. Which lane should you choose? http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article191340174.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 25 Dec 2017 04:00:00 PST

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You’ve returned to your car to find a ticket under the wiper; how you going to beat it? http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article190086249.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 18 Dec 2017 05:00:00 PST

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Whether in a car or on a bike, this is the one thing to remember when you get ‘the wave’ http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article188696899.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:00:00 PST

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Do you really need all that horsepower that some car manufacturers are producing? http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article186160753.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Nov 2017 05:00:00 PST

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Whatcom County is approaching a record, and it’s one we definitely don’t want http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article184020961.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 05:00:00 PST

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Unless you want a DUI, maybe that jazz cigarette should wait until you get home http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article184013931.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 11 Nov 2017 17:06:00 PST

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These kinds of accidents should stay in the movies; for safety’s sake, it’s worth waiting http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article182679271.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 06 Nov 2017 05:00:00 PST

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Here are some reminders for drivers navigating the first snow of the season http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article182474141.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 03 Nov 2017 03:47:41 PDT

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Road Rules: The seconds are ticking and the hand is flashing; should you cross the street? http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article181408651.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 30 Oct 2017 05:00:00 PDT

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With daylight getting shorter, it’s time to shed some light on bicycle lighting http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/traffic/rules-of-the-road/article178572796.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 16 Oct 2017 05:00:00 PDT

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