Digital campaign ‘Youth in lockdown’, organised by the Youth Coalition for Road Safety, raises awareness that young people are often excluded from discussions around preventative measures.

“Youth in Lockdown” Vietnamese campaign focuses on road safety

A campaign to give young people more say in road safety discussions worldwide is being supported by Vietnamese road safety charity, AIP Foundation. Digital campaign...
The Transport Accident Commission’s “Big V” bus will travel to coastal locations this summer as part of its Vanessa program, which aims to teach the current generation of young drivers how they can keep themselves and their friends safe on the roads.

Big bus helps young Victorians make safer travel choices

A big bus kitted out with a nostalgic milk bar and chill-out zone is being used to help educate young people in Victoria, Australia,...
Published in the Journal of Adolescent Health, the findings raise concerns about the need for guidance on safely returning to driving following a concussion.

Half of adolescents with concussion resume driving within two weeks

Nearly half of adolescents who sought medical help for a concussion had returned to driving within two weeks of the injury – sooner than...
In 2021, the campaign is being extended for a full month, with Road Safety Month running 18 January – 17 February.

India holds National Road Safety Month

Every year, The Government of India’s Ministry of Road Transport & Highways observes National Road Safety Week during January. In 2021, the campaign is...
The campaign entitled “If you don’t know, don’t go”, highlights the danger of unsupervised children in driveways.

New WA campaign urges drivers to look out for children in...

The Road Safety Commission in Western Australia has launched a new campaign urging drivers to be extra vigilant when reversing in and out of...
Titled “Car Seat Basics,” the free online course, helps participants understand the four phases of child passenger safety: rear-facing car seats, forward-facing car seats, booster seats and seat belts.

New online passenger safety courses for parents and caregivers

America’s National Safety Council has released an introductory e-learning course for parents and caregivers focused on child passenger safety. Titled “Car Seat Basics,” the free...
The legislation would require that vehicles used by childcare facilities to transport children must be equipped with an approved alarm system.

Legislation filed to protect children from being left in vehicles

Senator Linda Stewart is renewing her call to the Florida Legislature to protect children and prevent future deaths by passing the Child Safety Alarm...
Driving in winter is very different to driving at other times of year. Wet weather, ice, snow and poor visibility are just some of the additional risk factors that drivers face. The reduction in daylight hours during winter also increases driver risk on the roads.

Winter road safety tips

Driving in winter is very different to driving at other times of year. Wet weather, ice, snow and poor visibility are just some of...
Celebrations this holiday season will no doubt be different, with many people choosing to stay home, or take part in fewer activities and get-togethers.

Holiday travel tips for drivers and families

2020 has been a challenging year for everyone, the world over. Now, as we look towards the holiday season, the focus firmly remains on...