Imagine – a car approaching an intersection tries to avoid a large object in the road, swerves out of the way and hits a lamppost, causing serious damage. Then the car bounces back into the roadway and whereby ...[ Read More » ]
The Tribal Transportation Safety Management System Steering Committee is currently developing a national tribal transportation strategic safety plan. The plan will provide analysis of existing safety data and hig ...[ Read More » ]
The National Center for Rural Road Safety would like to share that a new ListServ has been created by a group of local public agency engineers across the United States who would like to promote the exchange of ed ...[ Read More » ]
It’s National Bike Month!
The 61st annual National Bike Month is this May, and it is a great reason to get those bikes out. Cycling is a healthy, green, and money-saving activity that is growing in populari ...
It’s time for the biennial solicitation of nominees for the Federal Highway Administration and Roadway Safety Foundation National Roadway Safety Awards. Nominations should exemplify successful engineering solut ...[ Read More » ]
April is Distracted Driving Month, and the National Safety Council would like for you to help spread the word about their #JustDrive campaign for safety. They have assembled a variety of distracted driving social ...[ Read More » ]
The Winter 2017 Issue of the Federal Highway Administration’s Safety Compass newsletter includes an article promoting Road Diets, one of the nine proven safety countermeasures. While the article explains the vi ...[ Read More » ]
There is more to falling snow than painting the landscape into a winter wonderland; it can also create a plentiful amount of additional roadway safety hazards. Snow drifts, which are created by wind moving snow o ...[ Read More » ]
In a partnership launched the first week in October, the heavy hitters in transportation safety have formed the Road to Zero Coalition- created to better chase the goal of ending roadway fatalities in the next 30 ...[ Read More » ]
Having recently read an article on Smithsonian.com titled Will Driverless Cars Mean Less Roadkill, I decided the topic was worth further investigation.
Collisions with wildlife can be deadly. Your likelihood of e ...