Tag Archives: Labor Day

Happy Labor Day from Charles Rowland and DaytonDUI

Happy Labor Day!  My father started out in the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen which became the United Transportation Union.  My Mom was a proud member of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME).   Without the good wages and benefits provided by their shared sacrifice, I could never have gone to college. …
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Miami Township OVI Checkpoint (August 23, 2013)

If you live in Miami Township, be prepared for a Miami Township OVI checkpoint.  The Montgomery County OVI Task Force announced today that a Miami Township OVI checkpoint will be held in the area of Ohio 741 (Springboro Pike) between Alex Bell and Ohio 725 (Miamisburg-Centerville Rd.) beginning at 7 p.m.  In addition to the Miami Township OVI checkpoint, the…
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Multiple OVI Checkpoints Planned for August 17th-19th

"Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" is being launched with multiple OVI checkpoints this weekend.  There will be multiple checkpoints tonight (August 17th) and tomorrow (August 18th) throughout the Miami Valley.  Please check back at this post as we will update all of our information as it becomes available.   Montgomery County:  Montgomery County will hold…
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Great Job Ohio!

59% fatal crash reduction during 2010 Labor Day Weekend The Ohio State Highway Patrol released provisional Labor Day fatal crash statistics what show seven people were killed in seven fatal crashes during the holiday reporting period of Friday, September 4 at 6 p.m. through Monday, September 6 at 11:59 p.m. Of these seven fatal crashes…
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Ohio State Highway Patrol DUI Labor Day Effort Announced

Image via Wikipedia The Ohio State Highway Patrol announced their plans for the upcoming Labor Day holiday weekend. The Patrol will focus on removing impaired drivers from our roadways and urging motorists to think twice before getting behind the wheel while impaired. Troopers will be out in full force in an effort to reduce fatalities…
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Happy Labor Day from Brown, Rowland, Babb & Campbell

Image by George Eastman House via Flickr For most of us, Labor Day means backyard barbecues, weekend sales, and a last carefree day before school starts. But the laid-back holiday has some seriously sad history, including chaos, riots, and even death. A tragic tale Back in the days of the Industrial Revolution, workers were expected…
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Ohio Has Too Many Drunk Women Behind the Wheel Says NHTSA

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="210" caption="Image via Wikipedia"][/caption] At an event today kicking off a nationwide anti-drunk driving enforcement campaign, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood released a new study by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) that shows an increasing trend among women driving under the influence of alcohol.  The new analysis is based on an…
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Forced Blood Draws (Is This America?)

Holiday DUI suspects risk forced blood test -- Court's OK likely if breath exam is refused THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH Suspected drunken drivers won't be able to "just say no" to blood-alcohol tests in Columbus over the Fourth of July holiday weekend.Police have set up a "no-refusal weekend," meaning that anyone who refuses to take a…
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