January 13, 2014

Driving on Icy Roads

It's always best to avoid driving on icy roads, but sometimes it is necessary to face the dreaded black ice. Here are six tricks to keep you safe while on the icy pavement.
January 8, 2014

Cell Phone, Other Distractions Greater Threat to Teen Drivers

This is the first report of its kind to objectively assess the degree to which engagement in tasks other than driving contributes to novice drivers’ crashes. Read more...
January 6, 2014

Fewer Vehicles Named Top Safety Picks as IIHS Toughens Standards

It’s getting more difficult to earn a Top Safety Pick from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Interestingly, the number of Top Safety Pick+ winners for 2014 (22) outnumbers the list of Top Safety Pick winners (17).
December 4, 2013

Of cars, choices, consumption and crashes

December is National Impaired Driving Prevention Month, and traffic safety organizations around the country are stepping up advertising to remind citizens of the hazards of drinking and driving.
December 4, 2013

Drive Safe to Arrive Safe

Driving is a task that must be taken seriously, especially since more workers are killed every year in motor vehicle crashes than any other cause. Read more...
November 19, 2013

U.S. Highway Deaths Increased in 2012

Only 13 states and Washington, D.C., saw their overall traffic fatalities decline year over year.