Articles about vehicle safety


Guide for Road Safety Interventions: Evidence of What Works and What Does Not Work

Last updated: 03/19/2021

Road traffic crashes result in an estimated 1.35 million deaths and 50 million injuries worldwide per year with over 90 percent of these occurring in Low-Middle Income Countries...

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Safe Driving at Sunrise and Sunset / Dusk and Dawn

Last updated: 02/18/2021

Safe Driving at Sunrise and Sunset / Dusk and Dawn Introduction We strive to keep road users safe 24/7. Our drivers, bikers, cyclists and pedestrians are challenged daily by...

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Are standards for trailer underride guards strong enough? - Truck News

Last updated: 01/24/2021

Canadian regulators didn’t invent trailer underride guards, but they undoubtedly raised the bar. Rules on this side of the border require the protective barriers to absorb...

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Older drivers

Last updated: 01/19/2021

Older drivers Driving environment Overview Advancing age can bring impairments that affect driving ability. Drivers age 70 and older have higher fatal crash rates per mile...

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Vehicle safety checks - THINK!

Last updated: 12/27/2020

If you are using your vehicle for the first time in several weeks, following Government advice, it will need a thorough check to ensure it is roadworthy and safe. You can find...

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CVSA Roadcheck Shows 20.9% Vehicle Out-of-Service Rate

Last updated: 12/23/2020

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s three-day International Roadcheck event resulted in an overall vehicle...

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Isuzu and Toyota show their customers safety is the priority.

Last updated: 12/22/2020

The first vehicle models to undergo independent ANCAP safety testing to expanded 2020 criteria have shown safety is of paramount importance regardless of market segment or...

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'Driver Myths' campaign aims to improve pedestrian safety in Utah

Last updated: 11/09/2020

SALT LAKE CITY — A new campaign from the Utah Department of Transportation and Utah Department of Public Safety aims to improve pedestrian safety by comparing common "Driver...

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Watch what happens when a driver-assist car is given control | ITV News

Last updated: 10/25/2020

Driver assistance technology may have moved into the fast lane, but as ITV News Consumer Editor Chris Choi found out, taking a backseat could have alarming consequences. The...

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How to Drive Safely Near Semi Trucks

Last updated: 10/12/2020

Semi trucks, big rigs, 18-wheelers, and other types of large, commercial trucks and buses can be challenging to drive near if you’re in a smaller passenger vehicle. Some drivers...

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