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Pedestrian Crosswalk

Do Traffic Crosswalk Buttons Really Work?

Pushing the button doesn’t cause a “WALK” signal to appear immediately.
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City Fines Walkers For Texting While Crossing The Street

Starting Wednesday (10/25/2017), walkers in Honolulu, Hawaii can be fined for walking across the street while texting, gaming or looking at your phone. The "Distracted WAlking" law is the firs of it's kind aims to curb teh highest rate of pedestrians hit by cars in the country as being distracted...
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City To Fine Pedestrians Who Use Mobile Devices While Crossing Street

Four in ten of us admit to injuring themselves while texting or viewing their mobile device while walking resulting in more than 11,000 injuries blamed on phone-related distraction while walking between 2000 and 2011. It's prompted the city of Honolulu, Hawaii to begin fining people for using their...
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Placebo Buttons: Elevator Door, Crosswalk & Thermostats

Unless there is an out of order sign across it, you'd expect buttons to do what they say they'll do, like close elevator doors, turn the A/C temperate down or activate cross walk signs. Come to find out, many buttons are nothing but lies. For instance, cross walk signals. While some actually do...
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