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Concerned about the 53 million cars on U.S. highways with unresolved recalls, the National Safety Council is launching a new website.

AAA and Bud Light are offering their free Tow to Go program this Fourth of July weekend to keep drunk drivers away from the steering wheel.  AAA encourages all motorists who plan on drinking to secure a designated driver, but spokesman Matt Nasworthy knows that not all drivers will take this advice.

"Some folks end up out there needing a safety net, meaning they didn't have a plan," he said, "and that would be where Tow to Go would come in handy. They can call us and we'll come out and tow them and their vehicle home, free of charge."

Starting Oct. 1, it will be against the law to drive and text in the state of Florida, the Tampa Bay Times reports. But some lawmakers are worried drivers won’t realize the ban has kicked in, since Gov. Rick Scott vetoed $1 million in funding for a public safety campaign to promote the law. Florida law-enforcement officials say they’re not going to have a warning period to let drivers get used to the new law, as some states have; on the other hand, those worried about texting and driving say Florida’s law is a lot weaker than most states’ because it isn’t a pull-over offense; drivers can be cited for it only if they were pulled over for something else.