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 [...]
TOOELE – The secret to making teens safer drivers: A little burnt rubber and a lot of adrenaline.
That was the philosophy of the new Utah-based safe-driving campaign Collision Guard as it put nearly a dozen teenagers behind the wheel of a Miller Motorsports Park skid car on Saturday to teach them the basics of emergency [...]