With a significant increase in school-going traffic and an increase in the number of children cycling or walking to get to school, drivers are reminded to slow down around schools and allow at least 1m overtaking distance when passing cyclists in speed zones up to 50km/h and at least 1.5m when passing in speed zones above 50km/h.

Caution urged in Ireland as more children cycle and walk to...

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and An Garda Síochána are advising drivers to take extra care on the roads now that national and secondary...
As part of the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) initiative, campaign videos are to feature on Snapchat, TikTok and Instagram highlighting the Graduated Drivers Licensing (GDL) laws which includes no cell phones, no passengers under 21, and always wearing a seat belt.

Teen drivers target of new campaign

A new “Keep Your License Safe” social media campaign has been launched in Colorado to help educate new teen drivers about safety laws that...
While school buses have a longstanding history of safety, and are known to be the safest way to transport children to and from school, 79 per cent of all school-aged fatalities involving a school bus occur outside the bus and in or near school bus loading zones, according to Transport Canada.

School bus warning issued in Canada

As a new academic year begins, the Canada Safety Council is reminding road users that school buses will be back on the roads. While school...
The study, by the Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC), examined the potential road safety benefits of the entire Australian light vehicle fleet consisting of the safest available vehicles compared with the actual vehicles involved in fatal and serious injury crashes in 2016.

Choosing a safer car could cut road deaths

Hundreds of lives could be saved if Australians bought the safest cars they could, according to new research. The study, by the Monash University Accident...
Driver safety message for Labor Day weekend

Labor Day safe driving tips

Labor Day weekend is generally considered as the “last weekend of summer” and is an especially dangerous time on America’s roads. Typically, millions take...
This year, with COVID-19 still disrupting many overseas travel plans, the “staycation” is more popular than ever.

August Bank Holiday: Safe Travel Tips

For many people across the United Kingdom, August Bank Holiday is the last chance to get away before children return to school and many...
Preliminarily in 2019, there were 127,285 children aged up to 17 involved in crashes in Florida resulting in 1,361 serious bodily injuries and 142 fatalities. As

August is Child Safety Awareness Month

As children return to school, drivers in Florida are being reminded to do their part by driving safely. Preliminarily in 2019, there were 127,285 children...
The program is aimed at supporting communities in tackling high-risk journeys for students traveling to and from school through quality safety education and equipment for students, parents, and community members.

New “Hauling Safety” program launched in Thailand

AIP Foundation has partnered with Toll to launch a new Hauling Safety program in Thailand. The program is aimed at supporting communities in tackling high-risk journeys for...
The extension will allow student drivers more time to prepare for and schedule their behind-the-wheel drive test during the COVID-19 pandemic.

California DMV extends driver’s license permits

The California Department of Motor Vehicles is extending driver’s license permits with an expiration date through November 30, 2020. The extension will allow student drivers...