This website is the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s communication resource for States, partner organizations, and highway safety profess ... [ Read More » ]
“Road rage differs from aggressive driving as it is a criminal offense and is an assault with a motor vehicle or other dangerous weapon by the operator or passenger(s) of one motor vehicle on the operator or passenger(s) of another motor vehicle or is caused by an incident that occurred on a roadway." (http://www.nhtsa.gov/people/injury/enforce/aggressdrivers/aggenforce/define.html) Road rage is often perceived as an urban problem, but there are also numerous documented cases in rural areas.
This section provides resources on understanding and addressing road rage.
Motorists would be well advised to keep their cool in traffic, to be patient and courteous to other drivers, and to correct unsafe driving habits that are likel ... [ Read More » ]