Summer Driving Tips

Summer Driving Tips

In and Around the Car Heatstroke There are other dangers to children in and around cars that you should know. For example, heatstroke can occur when a child is left unattended...

Massive scaling up in funding will be needed to halve the number of victims on the road by 2030

Massive scaling up in funding will be needed to halve the number of victims on the road by 2030

Mobility is a primary enabler of our economic and social life. However, despite its many benefits, the costs of mobility to societies around the world remain unacceptably high....

Not All Crash Tests Created Equal

Not All Crash Tests Created Equal

Every year, different crash test authorities across the world test different new vehicles and assign to them a star rating. Only a handful will ever get full marks, and even...

Whitehorse Daily Star: Enforcement measures find many infractions

Whitehorse Daily Star: Enforcement measures find many infractions

ENFORCING TRAFFIC LAWS – This motorcycle was pulled over on the North Klondike Highway during this month’s traffic enforcement initiative. Its speed had been clocked at 171...

We can all contribute to safer, greener and healthier city streets

We can all contribute to safer, greener and healthier city streets

Until my older sister was involved in a car crash, road safety was not an issue I gave much thought to as a child growing up in Lyon, France. Several years after that, my other...

Teen Driving 101: How to Select the Right Car for Your Teen

Teen Driving 101: How to Select the Right Car for Your Teen

Teen Driving 101: How to Select the Right Car for Your Teen Share: Last Updated: April 30th, 2021 Topics: Car Shopping Tips Teen Drivers Driving has become a rite of passage in...

Make America Care about Global Road Safety Again

Make America Care about Global Road Safety Again

Long before the COVID-19 pandemic, the US faced an epidemic on wheels. Daily, the US mourns the loss of 100 people on American roads. Vulnerable road users pay the heaviest...

Fatal 'Driverless' Tesla Crash Raises Questions About Company's Autopilot System

Fatal 'Driverless' Tesla Crash Raises Questions About Company's Autopilot System

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has sent a Special Crash Investigation team to the site. “We are actively engaged with local law enforcement and Tesla to...

Pedestrians and bicyclists

Pedestrians and bicyclists

Pedestrians and bicyclists Daylight saving time Overview Pedestrian deaths have increased 51 percent since reaching their low point in 2009 and account for 17 percent of crash...

Laws and Safety Efforts Can Prevent Distracted Driving

Laws and Safety Efforts Can Prevent Distracted Driving

When people read a text while driving, their eyes are off the road for an average of five seconds. At 55 miles per hour, that is like driving the length of a football field...

Roadcheck inspections: To avoid or not to avoid?

Roadcheck inspections: To avoid or not to avoid?

Old hand Mike "Mustang" Crawford and his independent business won't be on the road May 4-6 this year, which just so happens to coincide with the annual Roadcheck event of the...

Answers to 4 baffling truck brake violations - Truck News

Answers to 4 baffling truck brake violations - Truck News

Brake-related problems continue to dominate violations during roadside inspection blitzes. They accounted for 32% of the vehicle violations recorded during the most recent...