Post Tagged with: "driving in Germany"

Stuttgart updates diesel ban restrictions

Stuttgart updates diesel ban restrictions

The latest revision to the Stuttgart ban on certain diesel vehicles has established tighter restrictions for some areas of the city.

August 13, 2020 ×
Panzerstrasse near Panzer Kaserne at a quieter moment. Commuter traffic before and after work can be heavy.

Driver licenses, vehicle registration, and fuel cards

Obtaining a USAREUR driver’s license, registering a vehicle, and being issued a ration card are all part of the larger in-processing experience organized by the Central Processing Facility.

June 10, 2020 ×
One of the biggest differences between the United States roadways and European roadways are the signs. They take some getting used to, but a full color poster on page 23 and the drivers handbook link found in this article will help make sense of it all.

How to get an International Driver’s License in Stuttgart

Get your International Driver Permit to venture on road trips outside of Germany for your own benefit.

September 13, 2019 ×
Hold the salt when clearing icy sidewalks in Germany

Hold the salt when clearing icy sidewalks in Germany

In Stuttgart and Böblingen off-post, an ordinance regulates how residents can clear icy sidewalks.

December 6, 2017 ×
Click it to live It: Seat belts save lives

Click it to live It: Seat belts save lives

PMV accidents have historically been the Army’s No. 1 killer of Soldiers.

June 16, 2016 ×
Defensive Driving Tips: review your driving habits

Defensive Driving Tips: review your driving habits

Defensive driving means being aware the other driver can make a mistake, endangering you.

April 5, 2016 ×
3 roadside safety tips to know

3 roadside safety tips to know

Practice smart roadside safety techniques in Germany and everywhere so you don’t end up another accident victim.

March 8, 2016 ×
Being pulled over by the Polizei for driving while under the influence can end your career.  File photo

Tips from German Polizei to avoid a DUI

There are increased traffic controls and DUI checks performed by German Polizei at the time of Fasching in Germany.

February 3, 2016 ×
Motorists, pedestrians, cyclists urged to be extra careful in winter months

Motorists, pedestrians, cyclists urged to be extra careful in winter months

Be Safe, be seen. Tips for motorists, pedestrians and cyclists to stay safe during the winter months in Stuttgart.

November 5, 2015 ×
One of the best ways to improve your safety on a motorcycle is to improve your ability to ride. There are several course offerings for military members in Europe. Photo by Shutterstock.com.

Motorcycle Safety: Be visible, adjust speed to conditions

For motorcyclists, this is the time to do preventive maintenance on your bike, and get your riding
skills up to par after the winter lay off.

May 31, 2012 ×