Now the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI)’s Division of Freight, Transit, and Heavy Vehicle Safety has developed and implemented a safety education and outreach program called “Sharing the Road with Trucks” which aims to teach new car drivers safe practices from the beginning to create a generation of drivers that know how to safely drive near a truck.

Teen drivers taught how to share the road with trucks

Teen drivers initiate over 75 percent of incidents involving heavy trucks, according to research. Now the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI)’s Division of Freight, Transit,...
Being prepared is the key to staying safe on the roads during winter, including looking out for other road users who might not know how to handle their vehicles in bad weather.

Winter safe driving tips

Driving in winter can be challenging. Conditions can vary dramatically, from winter sun one day to snow or ice the next. The increased hours...
Traveling this holiday season? Millions are set to take to the roads this year, eager to spend time with family and friends. Unfortunately, more people on the roads increases the potential for crashes.

Happy Holidays: Safe driving tips for drivers and families

Traveling this holiday season? Millions are set to take to the roads this year, eager to spend time with family and friends. Unfortunately, more...
The 13-year study followed almost 21,000 drivers aged 17-24 who received their licence in New South Wales between 2003-2004.

Study finds resilience training for young drivers reduces crash risk

Young drivers in Australia who took part in a resilience program while at school were much less likely to have a car crash during...
To keep you and your family safe on the roads this Thanksgiving holiday, eDriving is sharing the following safety tips:

Thanksgiving safety tips for drivers and families

Thanksgiving travel is predicted to be almost back to pre-pandemic levels this year, according to AAA. More than 53.4 million people are expected to...
Public health guidelines for international travelers to the US who are fully vaccinated will ease in early November, helping to connect family and friends.

Drivers urged to pack patience this holiday season

A tourism chief says U.S. travelers need to pack patience as COVID-19 restrictions ease just in time for holiday travel. Public health guidelines for international...
There are many potential reasons for this, including drivers not being used to traveling home in the dark during rush hour, hindered night vision, headlight glare, and FATIGUE.

End of DST driver safety tips

Research shows that fatal car crashes increase the week following the end of DST. There are many potential reasons for this, including drivers not being...
While COVID-19 travel restrictions have only just lifted in India, large-scale festivities are set to return, albeit cautiously. Whatever your plans, please refer to the latest government advice before travelling, as rules could change at short notice.

Ten safe driving tips for Diwali holiday season

Diwali, the “Festival of Light”, is on Thursday, November 4, with celebrations set to take place from November 2-6. While COVID-19 travel restrictions have only...
Halloween driver safety tips

Halloween driver safety tips

Halloween is a fun time for families, but it can be a dangerous time on the roads. In fact, according to one study, children...