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Distracted Driving Kills: NSC Urges Roadway Users to Just Drive

Distracted Driving Kills: NSC Urges Roadway Users to Just Drive

ITASCA, Ill. – April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, an observance the National Safety Council brings to national attention by sharing safe driving resources and personal...

Kicking off National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Kicking off National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

More people are dying in crashes since the pandemic began. Deaths on our roads increased from 36,096 in in 2019 to 38,824 in 2020, and to an estimated 31,720 in the first 9...

TIRF and Diageo North America form a road safety coalition to tackle impaired driving in Canada - Traffic Injury Research Foundation

TIRF and Diageo North America form a road safety coalition to tackle impaired driving in Canada - Traffic Injury Research Foundation

In Canada, one in four road traffic deaths are caused by alcohol-impaired driving1 With a 21% increaseof Canadians driving under the influence in 20212, the coalition is...

National Safety Awards Spotlight EDC Innovations

National Safety Awards Spotlight EDC Innovations

The FHWA Every Day Counts (EDC) program promotes roadway innovations that are proven to work. It is no surprise, then, that the 2021 National Roadway Safety Awards featured many...

States Prepare for National Work Zone Awareness Week

States Prepare for National Work Zone Awareness Week

Across the country, state departments of transportation are preparing a variety of campaigns to support National Work Zone Awareness Week or NWZAW, which runs from April 11...

​​Using your phone while driving? How to resist the temptation

​​Using your phone while driving? How to resist the temptation

​We all know that using your phone behind the wheel is dangerous. It doesn't double your risk of crashing, or triple it, or even quadruple it. It quintuples (5x) your chances of...

You are not invincible - Traffic Injury Research Foundation

You are not invincible - Traffic Injury Research Foundation

With Mother’s Day this weekend, many of us are probably feeling a little frustrated at being unable to celebrate in person and, more importantly, hug our moms. Instead, most of...

 Tomorrow Belongs to People Who Prepare Today – Our Driving Concern

Tomorrow Belongs to People Who Prepare Today – Our Driving Concern

I’ve heard it said, “A goal without a plan is just a wish.” When you work with employees to promote safe driving behaviors on and off the job, turn that “wish” into a reality...

Speed: How It Increases the Risk of Car Crash Injuries | EMC

Speed: How It Increases the Risk of Car Crash Injuries | EMC

Speed: How It Increases the Risk of Car Crash Injuries Loss Control Insights Speed: How It Increases the Risk of Car Crash Injuries "The old cliché, 'speed kills' is 100%...

How to Address Driver Pushback to Video-Based Safety Systems

How to Address Driver Pushback to Video-Based Safety Systems

Improving driver safety, as it is for many fleets, is a top concern for Loram, a railroad maintenance service provider. The Minnesota-based company operates a fleet of roughly...

Safe Driving and Understanding your Brake System

Safe Driving and Understanding your Brake System

Usually, we don't think much about our car's brakes. We step on the pedal and the car slows down or stops, and that's it. Consider, though, that a driver steps on the brakes...

Couple raising awareness after losing legs in crash with distracted driver

Couple raising awareness after losing legs in crash with distracted driver

Couple raising awareness after losing legs in crash with distracted driver Couple raising awareness after losing legs in crash with distracted driver | 13 WTHR Indianapolis Tina...