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Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Will Finally Make Carmarkers Consider Pedestrian Safety

Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Will Finally Make Carmarkers Consider Pedestrian Safety

By now you’ve probably heard: Congress passed the $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill, known officially as the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA). The...

Acting with Urgency: What is the Road to Safer Vehicles? | Vision Zero Network

Acting with Urgency: What is the Road to Safer Vehicles? | Vision Zero Network

In the third event in ourseries “Acting with Urgency,” we focused on the need to up the advocacy on another key component in advancing Vision Zero – safer vehicles. Weshed light...

The road users most likely to kill others driving, cycling or on foot

The road users most likely to kill others driving, cycling or on foot

A report has outlined which road users pose the greatest risk to you when you're out and about, depending on whether you're a car driver, cyclist or pedestrian. The study,...

Pedestrian deaths climb in Seattle, despite city's pledge to eliminate them

Pedestrian deaths climb in Seattle, despite city's pledge to eliminate them

With the force of a 3,000 pound metal box, a car knocked Dionna Glaze and her bicycle off the road. Having avoided serious injury, she felt lucky — but rattled to the core....

An exploration of pedestrian fatalities by race in the United States

An exploration of pedestrian fatalities by race in the United States

ScienceDirect Volume 107 , June 2022, 103298 An exploration of pedestrian fatalities by race in the United States Author links open overlay panel Rebecca...

Pedestrian deaths soared in 2021 thanks to dangerous pandemic driving

Pedestrian deaths soared in 2021 thanks to dangerous pandemic driving

Pedestrian deaths soared in 2021 thanks to dangerous pandemic driving Ocean Avenue Association executive director Pierre Smit, right, and Lick-Wilmerding High School sophomores...

Vehicle Safety for Pedestrians 

Vehicle Safety for Pedestrians 

It’s well known now: Vehicles in the U.S. are getting bigger, more angry-looking, and more dangerous to pedestrians. And it’s leading to near record high pedestrian...

Pandemic's toll includes historic rise in pedestrian deaths

Pandemic's toll includes historic rise in pedestrian deaths

Despite a precipitous drop in travel, pedestrians are dying in increasing numbers across the United States. Highway safety officials say speeding motorists and diminished...

Vision Zero and the race to reduce road deaths | Intertraffic

Vision Zero and the race to reduce road deaths | Intertraffic

IN LIFE YOU MUST HAVE VISION… There’s a lot more to the concept of Vision Zero than “just” drastically reducing road deaths. Its principles also include drastically reducing...

The Hidden Danger of BIG Trucks

The Hidden Danger of BIG Trucks

Need further assistance? Please call Member Services at 1-800-333-0663 The Hidden Danger of BIG Trucks Pickup trucks are getting larger and becoming a hazard to pedestrians and...

Rate of pedestrians killed last year hits gruesome milestone

Rate of pedestrians killed last year hits gruesome milestone

Pedestrian deaths in the United States have been a problem for years, but in 2020, the rate of deaths hit a disturbing milestone even accounting for the impacts of the...

How the Manual on Uniform Traffic Devices (MUTCD) Puts Communities At Risk Via Dangerous Crosswalks

How the Manual on Uniform Traffic Devices (MUTCD) Puts Communities At Risk Via Dangerous Crosswalks

This blog features a guest video, words and work by Jessica Mathews, the operator of Epic Small Consulting, demonstrating just one of many ways the Manual on Uniform Traffic...