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New Report: TIRF & The Co-operators release a National Action Plan on distracted driving

Last updated: 02/12/2021

Submission Deadline April 30, 2021 THIRD REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Implementing Improvements to Alcohol Ignition Interlock Programs The Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF)...

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Driving decreased in Mass. last year, but not traffic deaths - The Boston Globe

Last updated: 02/12/2021

The coronavirus made Massachusetts roads noticeably more empty during 2020, but did little to stem another public health issue: the number of people killed by car...

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DeWine seeks to prohibit use of holding cell phones while driving

Last updated: 02/12/2021

News DeWine seeks to prohibit use of holding cell phones while driving "Ohio's current laws don't go far enough to change the culture around distracted driving, and people are...

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How to avoid turning the mishandling of a claim into a six-figure bad faith award

Last updated: 02/11/2021

A Manitoba court decision ordering the province’s public auto insurer to pay a bad faith award of $350,000 serves as a cautionary tale to the industry that bad faith awards for...

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What To Do After A Car Accident

Last updated: 02/11/2021

Editorial Note: Forbes may earn a commission on sales made from partner links on this page, but that doesn't affect our editors' opinions or evaluations. Car accidents, even...

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Driving while distracted increases during the pandemic, a study reveals

Last updated: 02/11/2021

A version of this article first appeared in Streetsblog. A new study of COVID-era car crashes finds that a shocking 27% of all drivers were using their cell phones within 60...

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Why Distracted Driving Campaigns Often Don't Work • Driving in the Real World®

Last updated: 02/10/2021

Over the past decade, I’ve noticed that many distracted driving media campaigns boil things down to absolutes. “War on distracting driving!” “Put down that phone.” “Distracted...

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Jeep Recalls Vehicles for Clutch Overheating | California Personal Injury Blog

Last updated: 02/10/2021

Jeep has issued a vehicle defect recall for 42,887 Wrangler and Gladiator vehicles equipped with a six-speed manual transmission because the clutch pressure plate could...

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Are You Ready For The In-Car Cellphone Ban? | RVA Mag

Last updated: 02/09/2021

As of January 1, 2021, Virginia law will prohibit driving while holding a cellphone. But what does that really mean for the Commonwealth’s drivers? How will this law affect you?...

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A Grieving Parent’s Mission to Teach Teens About Defensive Driving - Future of Personal Health

Last updated: 02/09/2021

Doug Herbert’s life changed on January 26, 2008. That’s the night he got a call his two sons – Jon, age 17 and James, age 12 – were killed in a car accident. According to the...

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