A $4 million grant from NJM will launch a state-of-the-art virtual driving assessment system for young drivers and comes after research showed that more than 95 percent of novice driver crashes are due to driver error.

$4m grant awarded to virtual program for teen driver safety

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has announced an innovative new partnership with auto insurers NJM Insurance Group (NJM) to help prepare teenagers to drive...
The 100 days are between Memorial Day and Labor Day. The AAA said there are more daily deaths in crashes involving teen drivers during the summer months than the rest of the year because teens tend to have more unstructured time behind the wheel.

AAA warns of “100 deadliest days” for teen drivers

Parents are being urged to model safe driving behaviors and help ensure their teens practice them, as the so-called “100 deadliest days” for young...
The new recommendations come at a time when soaring demand and tight supply related to the COVID-19 pandemic have pushed used vehicle prices up.

Safest cars for teens in 2021 revealed

The Consumer Reports (CR) and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) have updated their list of affordable, safe and reliable vehicles for teens...
To help reduce this figure, NSC is urging all Americans to plan ahead and practice defensive driving over the long weekend, which begins at 6 p.m. Friday, May 28, and ends at 11:59 p.m. Monday, May 31.

Safety Council shares five Memorial Day safety tips

National Safety Council (NSC) estimates 415 people may die on the roads during the upcoming Memorial Day holiday. To help reduce this figure, NSC is urging all...
This year, following a year of lockdowns and tiered restrictions, it’s likely that Spring Bank Holiday Weekend (28-31 May) will be a particularly busy one on the roads, as many families take advantage of lifted restrictions and venture further than they have done in many months.

Spring Bank Holiday: Safe Travel Tips

For many people across the United Kingdom, Spring Bank Holiday is the ideal opportunity for the first getaway of the year. This year, following...
Last year, travel was an at all-time low due to the pandemic, but this year – with tens of millions of people fully vaccinated and travel confidence increasing – a much busier weekend is expected.

Memorial Day: Safe Travel Tips

Memorial Day weekend traditionally marks the start of summer in the United States. Last year, travel was an at all-time low due to the...
Students in the Sooke School District are the first to commute on the buses which produce zero carbon dioxide emissions and are much more cost-effective to operate over time compared to diesel-fuelled vehicles.

First electric school buses roll onto BC roads

The first electric school buses have taken to the roads in British Columbia (BC). Students in the Sooke School District are the first to commute...
In recognition of this annual event, eDriving is sharing the following driving tips to help improve safety AND sustainability.

Safety and Sustainability Tips for Earth Day 2021

Every year on April 22, Earth Day marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. In recognition of this...
The Best Practice Guidelines for the Safe Restraint of Children Travelling in Motor Vehicles, which has been developed by Neuroscience Research Australia (NeuRA) and Kidsafe Australia with input from Transport for NSW, aims to keep children aged up to 16 as safe as possible while travelling.

New car seat guidelines to help keep kids safe

Newly updated child seat guidelines have been released in New South Wales (NSW) to help parents and carers choose the right restraints and use...