MARINE CORPS BASE HAWAII – According to Base Order 5560, the order regarding base motor vehicle and traffic regulations, driving a motor vehicle while talking on a cellphone or texting without a hands-free device is prohibited, however, it’s important for service members, families and workers aboard the base to know that “distracted driving” refers to a much broader spectrum of instances that may cause accidents. Distracted driving is an epidemic on America’s roadways, and in 2014, the base had 220 distracted driving incidents. In 2015, there was a total of 169 and this year’s total thus far is 173. Marine Corps Base Hawaii is committed to the safety of its service members, residents and guests by enforcing existing...
12.14.2016 | MARINE CORPS BASE HAWAII, HI, US | Story by Cpl. Harley Thomas
MARINE CORPS BASE HAWAII – Rear Adm. John Weigold, the reserve deputy commander with U.S. Pacific Fleet, posed for a group photo with sailors assigned to Fleet Logistics Support Squadron 51, aboard Marine Corps Air Station Kaneohe Bay, Marine Corps Base Hawaii, on Jan. 18, 2017. Weigold visited VR-51 as part of an on-island tour of reserve naval units in which he interacted with sailors, meeting the men and women under his command. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Jesus Sepulveda Torres)
Taken: 01.18.2017 | Photo by Lance Cpl. Jesus Sepulveda Torres