The AAA is forecasting this year will see one of the busiest Memorial Day weekends for travel.

Nearly 44 million expected to travel this Memorial Day

The AAA is forecasting this year will see one of the busiest Memorial Day weekends for travel. The organization is predicting 43.8 million travelers will...
Drivers travelling with children are being urged to always check their back seat before locking their vehicles and walking away to help prevent child heatstroke fatalities.

Campaign raises awareness of hot car deaths

Drivers travelling with children are being urged to always check their back seat before locking their vehicles and walking away to help prevent child...
Be aware of sun glare - that’s the messages to road users in Ireland from the Road Safety Authority (RSA) as summer approaches.

Five tips for driving safely this summer

Be aware of sun glare - that’s the messages to road users in Ireland from the Road Safety Authority (RSA) as summer approaches. According to...
A new regulation from the National Highway Traffic Administration requiring automatic emergency braking (AEB) on all new passenger vehicles by September 2029 has been called a “step forward for safety.”

IIHS welcomes new AEB rule but laments delayed timeline

A new regulation from the National Highway Traffic Administration requiring automatic emergency braking (AEB) on all new passenger vehicles by September 2029 has been...
The move has come in direct response to data revealing that trucks represent only three per cent of vehicles on Europe’s roads but are involved in almost 15 per cent of all EU road fatalities.

Euro NCAP reveals details of the first ever Heavy Truck safety...

Euro NCAP has officially announced a major milestone in the development towards a Truck Safe rating scheme. The move has come in direct response to...
May is Share the Road Month and the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV), along with partners at the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), Florida Sheriff’s Association (FSA), Florida Police Chief’s Association (FPCA), the Florida Trucking Association (FTA), and AAA-The Auto Club Group, is reminding road users that sharing the road is essential for ensuring safe travel for everyone.

Safety campaign urges Florida road users to ‘share the road’

Road users in Florida are being encouraged to ‘share the road’ as part of an annual awareness campaign. May is Share the Road Month and...
AAA Foundation researchers investigated whether changes to posted speed limits on interstate highways could cause drivers to adopt risky speeding behaviors on local streets.

New AAA research exposes the crash danger of spillover speeding

Raising speed limits on highways could lead to more crashes on nearby roads, according to new research by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. AAA...
IIHS researchers looked at fatal crash data for the five weeks before and after each time change over 2010-19 focussing on crashes that occurred during the hours that the time change affected the level of light.

Changing the clocks helps pedestrians but hurts motorists

Setting the clocks forward to better align the workday with the rising and setting of the sun makes pedestrians and bicyclists safer, but the...
This year, all category winners were either electric, plug-in electric hybrids or hybrids. Additionally, the SUV category was divided into small, midsize, and large due to popularity among car buyers.

2024 AAA car guide revealed

The AAA has announced its winners for the 2024 Car Guide. This year, all category winners were either electric, plug-in electric hybrids or hybrids. Additionally,...