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Study finds many motorists don’t see need to heed speed limits

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Research suggests U.S. motorists are growing increasingly cynical about the relevance of speed limits, and a new study indicates many motorists are more likely to think they can drive safely while speeding as long as they won’t get caught. “So the faster you think you can go before getting a ticket, […]

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Higher interstate speed limit proves safe for Indiana

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Researchers at Purdue University have determined that raising the speed limit from 65 to 70 on Interstate 65 in Indiana has not increased the probability of fatalities or severe injuries. “These findings are important because the influence of speed limits on roadway safety has been a subject of continuous debate in […]

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