Tag Archives: damage

Dooring a bus & blaming the bus driver

A parked driver in Seattle opens her door into the path of a moving bus with predictable results. Just like everybody else, she’s a better than average driver who would never cause a traffic accident, so naturally she blamed the bus driver for taking out her car door.

Parking and public spaces

Freeways and parking are generally added to promote commerce, but the Overhead Wire discusses the damage this kind of public infrastructure has in terms of lost tax revenue, lower property values, and lost employment.