Road Traffic Safety

Accelerating pavement marking performance
Image: stock.adobe.com/ Vitaly Krivosheev
Pavement markings facilitate roadway users by providing important visual cues, so the durability and weatherability of these products must be…
October 22, 2019
Mcity transportation safety test facility
Image: Mcity
A 5G network recently went live at the Mcity transportation safety test facility at the University of Michigan. Verizon is testing various 5G…
October 18, 2019
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced yesterday a plan to propose significant updates to its New Car Assessment…
October 17, 2019
For the first time ever, the Georgia DOT (GDOT) will be hosting a Smart Vehicle Tech Challenge in an effort for the department to stay at the…
October 07, 2019
The city of Minneapolis recently released a draft of its Vision Zero Action Plan, which outlines key steps for the next three years to advance the…
October 03, 2019
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
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