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Author: Steve Dimopoulos

Legalized Pot Leads to Higher Insurance Claims

Legalized recreational use of marijuana in Colorado, Oregon and Washington led to frequencies of insurance claims filed for car accidents that were three percent greater than rates would have been if it remained illegal. This recent analysis from the Highway Loss Data Institute may be significant...

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Trucking Safety Rules Face Bumpy Road

Proposed regulations requiring speed-limiting devices on trucks have stalled after the White House imposed a stay on most new federal regulations. The Department of Transportation previously estimated that the proposal would prevent deaths from trucking accidents and lower $1 billion in fuel costs...

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Should Uber And Lyft Be Kicked Out Of Town?

The use of ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft has, for many in Las Vegas, become a part of daily life. Residents and tourists alike rely on these companies to get around town. Yet a new bill, currently under consideration by Nevada lawmakers, could have the effect of driving ride-sharing businesses...

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