AAA research finds that teen drivers carrying teen passengers increases crash risk for everyone

Teen drivers with teen passengers increase risk for everyone

Teenage drivers who are carrying only teen passengers in their vehicle increase the risk of a deadly crash, not just for themselves and their...
Webinar on-demand discussing pedestrian and bicyclist safety for children

GHSA co-hosts bicycle safety for children webinar

The Governors Highway Safety Administration (GHSA) has co-hosted a webinar with the Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center discussing pedestrian and bicyclist safety education for...
Teen texting study

One in three U.S. teens text while driving, survey finds

Nearly 40 percent of teens have texted or sent an email while driving in the past 30 days, according to a new study published...
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has updated its recommendations for physicians and parents to address risks that include inexperience, speed and distracted driving.

Pediatricians say more needs to be done to keep teen drivers...

As a result of teen driving fatalities increasing after years of decline, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has updated its recommendations for physicians...
IIHS survey of Ford's MyKey system

Systems that allow parents to monitor child’s driving are “catching on”

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has conducted a survey of 1,500 adults who own or lease a Ford vehicle equipped with technology...
TxDOT Save Me With a Seat Campaign

U.S. state launches “Save Me With a Seat” campaign

The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is joining safety advocates statewide to remind parents of the importance of always buckling up their children. As part...
RSA research finds that one in ten children are not correctly restrained in back seats

Research shows one in 10 children in back seat is not...

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) in Ireland has revealed that one in 10 children travelling in the back seat of vehicles are not using...
When is the right time to have a conversation with a senior driver about giving up driving?

AAA says families wait too long to talk with older drivers...

Nearly 83 percent of older drivers say they’ve never spoken to a family member or physician about their safe driving ability, according to new...
Tips for buying a car for a dog

Best cars for families with dogs

There is a lot to consider it comes to buying a car that is safe and comfortable for your family AND your dog. It...