Drive Smart Blog

The Permian Basin is STILL GROWING and so is the traffic

Click the links below for more information. Stop Means Stop 2014 Year End Safety Stats


Distracted Driving Isn’t SMART

This week the Texas House of Representatives Transportation Committee held a hearing on House Bill 63, the Alex Brown Memorial Act, a bill relating to a statewide ban on texting while driving, by Representative Tom Craddick of Midland. Rep. Craddick, and the bill’s joint authors, Rep. Patricia Harless, Rep. Eddie Lucio, Rep. Jose Menendez and […]


Welcome to our new Drive SMART website and our very first blog!

As you already know, traffic crashes are a serious problem in the Permian Basin. If you read the paper, watch the news, or check out the statistics here or on our primary website,, you see and hear about the safety problems we experience every day. We realize from the success of our campaign to […]