IIHS reveals latest LATCH ratings

IIHS reveals improvements in LATCH ratings

Nearly three-quarters of 2019 vehicles have LATCH hardware that rates good or acceptable for ease of use, according to the latest assessment by the...
Drivers with ADHD also experienced higher rates of specific crash types, including driving with passengers, at-fault-, single vehicle-, injury- and alcohol-related crashes, the last risk being 109 percent higher than those without ADHD.

Researchers find teens with ADHD are more likely to crash

Teenage drivers diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are significantly more likely to crash, be issued traffic and moving violations, and engage in risky driving...
The goal of the system – STOPPED – is to reduce the number of young drivers who are involved in motor vehicle crashes.

New system tells Michigan parents if teen driver is pulled over

Michigan Sheriff’s Association (MSA) has developed a state-wide parental notification system that informs parents when their child has been pulled over by law enforcement. The...
Highways England’s tips for drivers

Highways England issues safe towing tips

In preparation for the summer getaway, Highways England is urging drivers who are planning to tow to ensure they have the correct licence and...
Now, as school lets out for summer, AAA stresses the importance of preparing and educating inexperienced teen drivers for some of the most dangerous driving days of the year.

AAA warns of 100 Deadliest Days

More than 1,050 people were killed in crashes involving a teen driver in 2016 during the 100 Deadliest Days, the period between Memorial Day...
NSC’s tips for a safer Memorial Day holiday

Tips for a safer Memorial Day holiday weekend

Alongside a warning that Memorial Day is one of the deadliest holidays on the roads, the National Safety Council (NSC) has published tips to...
Distracted driving campaign

THINK! poster reinforces multitasking myth

A distracted driving poster by THINK! reinforces the myth of multitasking. THINK! is the UK government’s road safety campaign, recognised internationally for its iconic and...
The group of professionals and leading child and transportation safety experts will guide best practices, education, legislation and policies to help keep children under 13 safe in AVs.

New consortium focuses on safety of children in autonomous vehicles

Safe Kids Worldwide has convened a consortium of pioneers to lead the way in a joint effort to protect children in autonomous vehicles (AVs). The...
Bike to School Day first started in 2012 as a way for schools to emphasize the importance of safe routes for students and the benefits of bicycling.

Bike to School Day 2019 encourages active transportation

Schools, cities, law enforcement agencies, parents and traffic safety partners across the United States are putting on Bike to School Day events on May...