Road Traffic Safety

The Pennsylvania DOT (PennDOT) recently announced that according to department data, fatalities, injuries, and crashes decreased overall at 19 …
September 20, 2019
Caltrans traffic safety hardware recommendation following Tesla crash into crash attenuator
The crash attenuator involved in the fatal Mountain View crash (right) is seen alongside an undamaged attenuator. Image: Caltrans via NTSB
The National Transportation Safety Board issued a Safety Recommendation Report this week as part of its ongoing investigation of the fatal crash of a…
September 10, 2019
WalletHub best worst cities for driving 2019
Map of best and worst cities for driving, ranked for 2019. Image: WalletHub
A recent study conducted by the personal finance website WalletHub ranks the best and worst cities to drive in the U.S. To determine the most driver-…
September 04, 2019
Gov. Kay Ivey recently announced $3.3 million in grant funding will be awarded to Auburn University, the University of Alabama, and the Alabama…
August 26, 2019
Waymo autonomous vehicle testing in heavy rains
Testing an autonomous vehicle in heavy rain conditions. Image: Waymo.
Autonomous vehicle (AV) tech developer Waymo is bringing its Chrysler Pacificas and a Jaguar I-Pace to the state of Florida to begin self-driving…
August 22, 2019
Trucks on I-70 in Colorado; Trucking safety program in Colorado
Trucks backed up on I-70 in Colorado. Image courtesy Colorado DOT.
The Colorado DOT (CDOT) is partnering with the Colorado State Patrol and other agencies in order to help enhance safety for truckers traveling…
August 21, 2019
The Georgia DOT (GDOT) along with partners The Ray and Panasonic recently announced the launch of a joint project to test vehicle-to-everything (V2X…
August 14, 2019
The U.S. DOT’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) recently proposed a permanent crash preventability determination program to gain…
August 08, 2019
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