The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration found that traffic fatalities dropped to their lowest level in a half century in 2008, not because of safe driving, but because of the deepest recession in generations.
The number of deaths: 37,261 (the smallest tally since 1961).
Good news? Hardly. But it’s the bittersweet reality on America’s [...]
Children killed every week in America’s driveways
The tragedies unfold with striking similarity: An Idaho father runs over his 22-month-old son while preparing his pickup for a wash, a Washington man kills his fiance’s 3-year-old when he rolls out of the driveway without seeing her tricycle, a Texas teen backs over a 14-month-old boy who had [...]
Good drivers could a break on their car insurance with a new gadget that’s … well … progressive.
Progressive Insurance announced today a high-tech gadget known as Snapshot that allows motorists to save up to 30 percent on their car insurance – if they’re willing to sacrifice some privacy in return.
Here’s how it works: If you [...]