TITLE

Stopping dangerous drivers before they hurt someone

PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);9/02/96, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on motorists attitudes in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. Number of registered vehicles and licensed drivers; Increasing traffic jams; Accidents.
ACCESSION #
9702033391

 

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