summer driving safety tips

Traffic Safety & Driving Safety around the World

Traffic safety and driving safety tips are always worthwhile topics, but they’re definitely having their moment in the sun this week. India: Army man turned poet writes song of driving safety tips. Since retiring from the army, Ishwar Chand Gambhir enjoys writing poetry in his spare time. His latest inspiration? Traffic safety. He’s penned a song hoping to spread awareness of traffic rules and inspire drivers to follow them. Next … Continue reading

One Man’s Tires Are Another Man’s…

Shoes? Rubber isn’t a new concept as far as shoe construction goes, but a new trend happening across the globe is footwear made out of used tires. Down in Kenya, these tire-to-shoe transformations take form as akala sandals, known as “thousand-milers” because of their durability. Akala sandals have been around for decades, and they enable people to traverse rough African terrain. Back in my hometown, Detroit Treads is taking discarded … Continue reading