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The Progress of Jaywalking Reform

The Progress of Jaywalking Reform

The Black Lives Matter protests and the pandemic have dramatically shifted terrain around policing. As a result, we’ve seen over the last two years, the first serious rethinking...

More than 15,000 Stakeholders Call for Updating Misleading and Dangerous Federal Vehicle Safety Ratings | NACTO

More than 15,000 Stakeholders Call for Updating Misleading and Dangerous Federal Vehicle Safety Ratings | NACTO

By the end of Wednesday, June 8th, more than 15,000 Americans–from political officeholders, to safety officials, to transportation experts, concerned educators, parents, and...

How a New Jersey city has achieved 0 traffic deaths in 4 years

How a New Jersey city has achieved 0 traffic deaths in 4 years

With motor vehicle traffic fatalities rising, NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Hoboken Director of Transportation and Parking Ryan Sharp on how Hoboken, N.J., has had zero traffic...

‘He was fast … he ran you right over’: what it’s like to get hit by an SUV

‘He was fast … he ran you right over’: what it’s like to get hit by an SUV

Iheard a woman say, “She was hit by a car.” I thought: It sounds as if she’s talking about me, but that can’t be right. I couldn’t see. I didn’t know where I was. But I wasn’t...

When it comes to design, we must also consider the deadly impacts of ever-larger vehicles - Smart Growth America

When it comes to design, we must also consider the deadly impacts of ever-larger vehicles - Smart Growth America

While Dangerous by Design 2022 focuses on street design, the increasing size and weight of personal vehicles are also having an impact on the steadily increasing number of...

It’s Not Just Highways. The Time For Street Reform Is Now.

It’s Not Just Highways. The Time For Street Reform Is Now.

Op-Ed: If we want to address barriers to access, and the public health and climate impacts of car-dependence, we must make it easier for non-drivers to get around our...

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...