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Better Road Safety Data for Better Safety Outcomes

Better Road Safety Data for Better Safety Outcomes

In September 2020, the United Nations launched the second Decade of Action for Road Safety 2021-30, which includes the ambitious target to reduce by at least 50% the number of...

New Data Suggests Dangerous Driving Trend Is Slowing, Slightly

New Data Suggests Dangerous Driving Trend Is Slowing, Slightly

Preliminary traffic data provides some hope that a rash of unsafe driving habits spawned by traffic-free roads during COVID-19 business shutdowns is beginning to abate. The...

Tyre Failure and Vehicle Safety

Tyre Failure and Vehicle Safety

Contact us Tyre Failure and Vehicle Safety Tyre failure is often blamed as one of the leading “vehicle factors” contributing to road crashes. As a public information platform...

Are Vehicle Safety Features Actually Reducing Car Accidents?

Are Vehicle Safety Features Actually Reducing Car Accidents?

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. Do you need a car with...

Truck collisions surge in Ontario - Truck News

Truck collisions surge in Ontario - Truck News

TORONTO, Ont. – “People are dying,” Ontario Provincial Police Sgt. Kerry Schmidt said in frustration as he recounted grim crash statistics involving commercial vehicles in...

ANCAP ratings: everything you need to know - CarExpert

ANCAP ratings: everything you need to know - CarExpert

When you’re shopping for a new car, you’re probably going to be comparing cars based on certain attributes. Which is cheapest? Which has the most features? Which has the best...

CVSA's New 2020 North American Standard Out-of-Service Criteria is Now in Effect - CVSA - Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance

CVSA's New 2020 North American Standard Out-of-Service Criteria is Now in Effect - CVSA - Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance

Sticky: No April 1, 2020 Starting today, April 1, 2020, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) 2020 North American Standard Out-of-Service Criteria is now in effect....

CVSA Offers Coronavirus Guidance to Roadside Inspectors

CVSA Offers Coronavirus Guidance to Roadside Inspectors

A Maryland State Trooper directs a truck to be inspected in West Friendship, Md., during a road check event. CVSA recommends inspectors keep their distance from drivers during...

Road safety: How research efforts in Virginia limit crash deaths in Texas

Road safety: How research efforts in Virginia limit crash deaths in Texas

GREENE COUNTY, Va. – A special report by WSLS-TV, KSAT’s sister station in Roanoke, Virginia, is looking at how efforts in that state are keeping drivers in America safe on the...

Vision Zero is Missing Something Big: Getting Cars Off the Road

Vision Zero is Missing Something Big: Getting Cars Off the Road

The Vision Zero strategy provides a crucial blueprint for ending deaths on American roadways. But a prominent transportation researcher is arguing it doesn’t go far enough,...

New Ten-Year Government Road Safety Strategy Launched – first step to ‘Vision Zero’

New Ten-Year Government Road Safety Strategy Launched – first step to ‘Vision Zero’

New Ten-Year Government Road Safety Strategy Launched – first step to ‘Vision Zero’ • Ambitious targets include 50% reduction in road deaths and serious injuries by 2030 • Three...

Keep Your New Driver Safe With the Right Car and the Right Rules

Keep Your New Driver Safe With the Right Car and the Right Rules

This post is sponsored by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) but the opinions expressed are my own. I’m just going to throw this statistic out there and let you...