Study: Rain, Snow Increase Risk of Fatal Car Crashes
The study, published in the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, found a 34% increase in the risk of a fatal crash when precipitation is falling.
US DOT, National Safety Council Launch ‘Road to Zero’ Coalition to End Roadway Fatalities
The Department of Transportation has committed $1 million a year for the next three years to provide grants to organizations working on lifesaving programs.
CDC Report Finds US Has Highest Road Death Rate in the World
In 2013, more than 32,000 people died on U.S. roads, about 90 fatalities a day, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Allstate Ranks Safest Driving Cities
Kansas City, Kan., earned this year’s top spot, with Cape Coral, Fla., and Brownsville, Texas, coming in second and third.