A transit minibus almost wiped us off the A483 on Thursday. Who are the social media influencers I should follow? Okay, so I moved on to accidents caught on dash cams and unfortunately some videos are of cars hitting people. It describes the incident and includes what looks like a screen grab of your overtaking manoeuvre. I suspect they might be more likely to view it if you supply a youtube link. The police are actively encouraging drivers to submit their footage.
Wish I had of caught this on video. It looked from the shape like a cheap generic Chinese one and it was mounted a bit crooked, but there it was. Our product reviews, including our buying recommendations and sample footage from each camera, can be found at. A van with Florida plates 1000 miles from here decided to come speeding up from behind me and cut me off when the road merged to one lane going over the top of a mountain highway where it heads down a steep slope as he felt he wanted to be in front of me going into the single lane. Insurers say they would expect drivers to send in footage after an accident. The issue I find with that clip and many other people on the motorway is that you are pretty much travelling at the same speed as him. Well, this car wash employee probably had it worse when he lost control of a vehicle that proceeded to plough into traffic.
Please note that videos in this gallery may contain strong language and taboo hand gestures. Really, if someone is being aggressive against you, you either are going to be aggressive back, or try your best to ignore them and huddle into your turtle shell. How does a truck hit a gas pump going this fast, and then hit a gas station? Is this effective or is this a waste of police time and a waste of your own time? I assumed that he was aware i was next to him because I'd been visible to him for over a minute. Too bad I never brought along a video camera. Nextbase, which claims to be the largest manufacturer of dashcams in the country, says sales have trebled in the past year. According to PoliceWitness, a company set up to help people report dangerous drivers to the police, almost 1,000 drivers have been charged on the basis of dashcam footage over the past two years. Dear viewers, if you own the copyright to any video posted on the channel, and you are against placing your videos on the list, and if you want to see your video in the compilation please write us: evgeniyas2007 gmail.
I'm probably somewhere in between. I generally don't care if people are speeding. A fellow motorist had recorded footage of the incident and reported him to the police. As you accelerate past the caravan a car appears from nowhere, bearing down on you. The other thing that's funny is to listen the demeanor of the dash cam owners themselves. I started slowing down for the junction before he did.
For the first 59 seconds the van is driving at my estimate 60mph. Last month, in a landmark case, a driver paid the ultimate penalty when, on the evidence of dashcam footage, he was sent to prison after pleading guilty to dangerous driving. Because the cost of cameras has dropped, discounts in insurance premiums can easily cover their cost. Sending video after the fact, I imagine would be less powerful than calling as it's happening. My favorite are the British drivers because to an American a British accent is so proper and formal that's it's truly funny when they engage in profanity—well at least to me. Just imagine if you receive reports and if not in hundreds, would possibly be in thousands , and you have to investigate all of them.
I did try to put a clip up on here but the site didn't like the formats I was trying to upload. Angry customer smashes his new Porsche A businessman in Taiwan took extreme measures to show his unhappiness when the car he ordered was delivered without the optional extras he had asked for. I followed him for few minutes and I was sure he's either completely drunk or on drugs. Those people are called Pennsylvanians. Sent of to local taxi licensing authority - who forwarded to police.
He gets more and more frantic: 2. A more experienced driver would have straightened out the wheel a bit and applied brakes. Witchard had been filmed on the A468 between Caerphilly and Newport overtaking several cars at more than the 60mph speed limit, before going round a blind left-hand bend on the wrong side of the road. It was only a sixth sense and very sudden braking from me that avoided the collision. Young lad in a new little Renault comes crashing into an empty parking spot on the main road, bumps up and then off the curb and bounces to a halt. At no point was I deliberately overtaking, or had particularly noticed, the white van. Many times there is no reason they are doing it other than they are careless, or it's their idea of having fun.
I had a friend call for a reckless driver and the cops came and pulled them over. I like the five-second pause as she decides whether or not to leave a note before slinking away in shame. I hate people who pull out and are travelling a few mph higher than the vehicle they are overtaking. One time someone started throwing coins out his window at me after he passed me I was going 15mph over the speed limit, but he wanted to go around 40mph over, it was a single lane so I couldn't just change lanes. Presenter David Whiteley meets Dave Sherry, a cyclist and bus driver from Harlow, who tracks lorry, van and bus drivers whom he believes are driving irresponsibly. All I had to do was: 1 Go to police station to identify driver of the car in a photo line up I saw him because his window was rolled down 2 See a local judge, who decides if I have enough evidence to go to court since it was on camera, I did 3 The local police go to the driver's address, serves the man a subpoena.
It'll take so much time, and your work's going to pile up and you'll be so far behind that you'll get to your retirement and still be working at a case which is probably many years behind. You can teach a car to sit and stay, but you should draw the line at rolling over. The rise in drivers spying on one another will divide opinion: on the one hand it may keep the roads safer; on the other it may be unsettling to think that any single mistake — even an innocent one — is likely to be captured by an unseen informant. I'm happy to listen to criticism for my part in the drama but you can immediately see the mistakes I made. Perhaps the video and my description were not as clear as they could have been.
Luckily, the oncoming car brakes and you manage to return to your lane in one piece. I am the type of person who tends to fight back, so it is very hard to keep my cool when someone is purposely being a pain. I saw my life flash before my eyes more than a couple times while he was behind the wheel. Matt Taylor, Marketing Director at ActionCameras. If it's just aggressive drive, I don't mind but if it's something dangerous, call the cops. However, increasingly drivers have taken to manually saving clips that show dangerous driving.