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No Manitoba fatalities, plenty of dangerous driving during Road Safety Week: RCMP  Global News

Canada Road Safety Week was May 14-20 and Manitoba police were out in force watching for dangerous drivers.

Editorial: How South Carolina can improve rural road safety  Charleston Post Courier

According to a recent report from TRIP, a national nonprofit advocating on transportation issues, South Carolina has the deadliest rural roads in the nation.

Toledo Police talk road safety after increase of pedestrian injury accidents  WNWO NBC 24

TOLEDO, Ohio (WNWO) -- Toledo Police are reminding drivers and pedestrians to be extra cautious on the roadways. There have been at least two deadly ...

Helicopter helps nab drivers during road safety campaign  Wellington Advertiser

WELLINGTON COUNTY – Local OPP officials say their Canada Road Safety Week (CRSW) campaign, aided by a helicopter, was a successful one.

UNICEF to Increase Spending for Road Safety Campaign  Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) will be increasing expenditure under the X Marks the Spot School Crosswalk Campaign being implemented by ...

NYPD criticised for seizing e-bikes as part of road safety campaign  Cycling Weekly

Criticism has been aimed at police in New York over the seizure of e-bikes as part of a road safety campaign. Motorised bikes and scooters are banned in the ...

Cincinnati Ramping Up For Road Safety Project Vision Zero  WVXU

Cincinnati's Department of Transportation and Engineering is starting to plan for Vision Zero. That's a national philosophy for traffic safety. Mel McVay.

Gardaí launch national 'Slow Down Day' to encourage road safety

An Garda Síochána are launching their annual 'Slow Down Day' tomorrow, May 23.

ND Road Safety  knoxradio

North Dakota DOT officials kicked off the summer construction season today with a message about safety. Last year there were three work zone fatalities.

London police lay nearly 300 charges in National Road Safety Week blitz  Global News

In an effort to end distracted and impaired driving, London police, along with police services across the province, participated in National Road Safety Week.

Abe orders measures to secure road safety for preschool children  Japan Today

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday instructed ministers to ensure road safety for preschoolers following a recent spate of accidents in which children have ...

UPDATE: More Details On Local Road Safety Plan Meeting Held Monday

Sheldon, Iowa — A meeting was held yesterday (Monday) in Sheldon to discuss a Local Road Safety Plan. We asked Sheldon City Manager Sam Kooiker what ...

Road safety 'danger zones' in deprived areas  Transport Network

Analysis by Sustrans Scotland has revealed that the rate of traffic incidents involving children on foot or bike in the most deprived areas of Scotland is three times ...

Road safety PRO passes  Nation News

One of the island's road safety advocates has passed away. Richard Cox, the long-time public relations officer of the Barbados Road Safety Association, was ...

Hampton Terrace to get road safety changes after series of crashes  ABC Action News

One Tampa neighborhood is set to see major road-safety upgrades after a series of crashes, reports of speeding and years of asking the city for changes.

Road safety crackdown in Lichfield and Tamworth sees 30 vehicles stopped  Staffordshire Live

'I hope that it provided reassurance to the local community'

MoT Launches New Road Safety Prevention Program  Liberian Daily Observer

Authorities at the Ministry of Transport (MoT) have launched a National Road Accident Prevention Program, a release has said. The “The National Road ...

Chennai: AI-powered solution for road safety  The New Indian Express

Published: 23rd May 2019 04:55 AM | Last Updated: 23rd May 2019 04:55 AM | A+A A-. Artificial Intelligence. By Express News *Service*. CHENNAI: Dr S Suresh ...

Saskatchewan RCMP – Canada Road Safety Week enforcement across the province  The Battlefords News-Optimist

May 14 to 20 was Canada Road Safety Week. Increased patrols and check stops were set up across the province, with enforcement focussing on impaired ...

Road safety plea as cyclist killed at Glasgow South Side crossroads  Evening Times

Calls for improvements to road safety and additional cycle lanes have been made following the death of a cyclist at a busy Glasgow crossroads.

Global Road Safety Week 6 – 12 May 2019  World Health Organization

Celebrated every two years, this fifth edition of the UN Global Road Safety Week (6-12 May 2019) highlights the need for strong leadership for road safety.

General Elections 2019: Focus on road safety by the government in the previous term will continue, Sandhar Amkin  Overdrive

The results of General Elections 2019 is just moments away, however, going by the live results, it is sure that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to return for ...

GM faces blowback on federal driverless car petition  The Detroit News

General Motors finds opposition to its petition to federal regulators to put up to 5000 fully driverless car on public roads.

Muttaburra encouraged to pledge for road safety  myPolice

The community members of Muttaburra and surrounding areas are called to pledge to drive safely for a national day of action known as Fatality Free Friday.

Marsh Creek Road safety improvements begin Monday  East Bay Times

Drivers can expect to see up to 30-minute delays on Marsh Creek Road starting Monday as the Contra Costa County Public Works Department begins installing ...

Road safety targets and a Vision Zero approach must be adopt  TransportXtra

The Government should take a lead from Scotland and Wales and adopt road safety targets across England to push down the number of deaths and casualties, ...

Shavington scheme puts profit before road safety, claims councillor  Chester Chronicle

Profit appears to take priority over pedestrian and road safety in relation to an application submitted to change a highways condition imposed on a housing ...

Buckle Up for the Final Day of Canada's Road Safety Week

With Canada's Road Safety Week wrapping up, strapping up is the final message. Canada Road Safety Week is a project coordinated by the Canadian ...

ALDOT urges driver safety during holiday weekend  Gadsden Times

Memorial Day weekend kicks off summer vacation for many traveling south, and the Alabama Department of Public Transportation is doing its part for road safety ...

Road Safety: Disney joins campaign to keep kids safe on UK streets  CBBC Newsround

Disney Junior has joined forces with a safety campaign to inspire kids to take care on the roads. The special new signs have been created by the official UK ...

Well-known driving instructor, Road Safety PRO passes away  Loop News Barbados

An advocate for road safety in Barbados and a stickler for defensive driving training, Richard Cox has died. Confirming his passing to Loop News around midda.

Pellerin: Our road safety measures don't treat all kids equally. Let's fix this  Ottawa Citizen

Researchers found that kids from poorer neighbourhoods in Ontario get hit by cars significantly more than kids from wealthier areas.

St Boswells pupils win award for keeping our roads safe  Border Telegraph

VIGILANT pupils at St Boswells Primary School have received a special road safety award.

Drivers ‘don’t feel safe at 60mph’ on country roads, survey finds  Aberdeen Evening Express

Road safety campaigners are calling for a review of rural speed limits following a report which found that many drivers don't feel safe travelling at the current ...

Kerala govt officials offer water and snacks to commuters, promote road safety  The News Minute

A video circulating on Twitter showed friendly men in khaki stopping vehicles on a road in Kerala and providing water and goodies over a little chat. While some ...

Road safety = self defense  Philippine Star

I don't suppose any one has ever put it that way, but when you think road safety you are actually engaging in “Self Defense.”

WATCHING NOW Distracted walking? Edmonton council looking impact on road safety  CityNews Vancouver

We've heard about the dangers of distracted driving, but what about distracted pedestrians? That idea is going to Edmonton city council on Tuesday.

Road safety campaigners call for review of speed limits  Bournemouth Echo

TWENTY people were killed and more than 1300 injured on single lane 60mph roads in Dorset in a three-year period.

Tag: Road Safety Industry Analysis  TechZiffy

Road Safety Market 2019 reports provides a comprehensive overview of the Global market size and share. Road Safety market data reports also provides few ...

Standardisation, planning and road safety audit may do the trick: Hasanat-E-Rabbi

New Age, a Dhaka-based leading English language daily newspaper, is a major source of news of Bangladesh and international affairs.

Owners of freight transporters commit to support road safety  The New Times

Owners of heavy trucks have expressed commitment to ensuring that their drivers comply with traffic rules as part of the effort to promote road safety. They also ...

Over 70 charges laid in Highway 6 blitz; road safety week continues over long weekend  Wellington Advertiser

Local police laid over 70 charges during a Highway 6 safety blitz for Canada Road Safety Week, which continues over the long weekend. The campaign, which ...

Long Weekend Road Safety  Barrie 360

Ontario Provincial Police will be on the roads engaged in the Victoria Day Long Weekend Traffic Safety Campaign. The focus of this initiative are the “Big 4” ...

TRAFFIC SCHOOL: Lessons on road safety need to start early, experts say  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Sometimes, to make life lessons stick you have to start young. Stop, look and wave before you cross the street.Always cross at a crosswalk.Wear a helmet when ...

UN-led initiative to enhance road safety in Ethiopia  News Ghana

The United Nations and the Ethiopian government have launched an initiative to enhance road safety in Ethiopia. Under the new initiative, which was launched ...

Governor's Office of Highway Safety receives $15000 Drowsy Driving Grant

The Georgia Governor's Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) announced it has received a $15000 grant from the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) ...

Traffic offenders to receive road-safety messages with their fines  The Brussels Times

Traffic offenders will now receive a semi-personalised road-safety message along with their fines, the Justice Department announced on Tuesday in a pr...


6 MAY 2019 | Geneva, Switzerland – In the context of the Fifth UN Global Road Safety Week (6-12 May 2019), thousands of road safety advocates from around ...

Is Your City Really Serious About Road Safety? Look For These 3 Things  CleanTechnica

May 12th, 2019 by World Resources Institute. Originally published on World Resources Institute blog. by Anna Bray Sharpin. Thirty-six people died in traffic ...

Manitoba needs a better road-safety strategy  Winnipeg Free Press

A number of high-profile pedestrian deaths resulting from collisions in Winnipeg this year has road safety on the minds of many. The question is, what to do ...

Liberia: MoT Launches New Road Safety Prevention Program

One of the emerging road safety factors that accounts for the challenging road safety situation in the country is the incidence of disabled, broken down, accident ...

Day 6 of Canada Road Safety Week is for Aggressive Driving

In the turmoil of everyday traffic, there are many instances where things may not always go according to plan. Sometimes when this happens, aggressive ...

Mt Albert road-safety upgrades welcomed  OurAuckland

Several roads in Mt Albert have been upgraded to improve safety for residents. The new safety features—which have been installed around Carrington Road, ...

Road safety awareness focus of forum in Central Visayas  Manila Bulletin

CEBU CITY – The Land Transportation Office (LTO) in Central Visayas is launching a series of forums to raise road safety awareness.

Significant changes to police attitudes on road safety  Manx Radio

NARPO members reflect on changing face of policing.

OPP launch road safety blitz ahead of the long weekend  CityNews

With the long weekend just days away, police across the province are launching a road safety blitz focusing on the dangers of distracted driving. The theme of ...

Nova Scotia Mounties to roll out checkpoints as part of Road Safety Week  Global News

RCMP will be conducting strategic checkpoints across the province as a way to remind people that all drivers have a role to play in making roadways safe.

Working to improve road safety  Loop PNG

The Papua New Guinea-Australia Partnership is working to improve road safety in Papua New Guinea. A total of 140 participants recently took part in road safety ...

Motorists unfazed by 10000 traffic tickets per week - Road safety experts, police hope new law, better collaboration will help reduce offences  Jamaica Gleaner

Police and road-safety experts are hoping that the new Road Traffic Act will drive fear into deviant motorists, whipping them into line by making traffic tickets a ...

Road safety issue raised after crash in Tycroes  South Wales Guardian

Road safety concerns have been raised by Tycroes residents following a collision last week.

Don't Get Distracted For Day 4 Of Road Safety Week

Friday marks the fourth day of Canadian Road Safety Week. Day four's focus is on distracted driving and making sure drivers keep their eyes on the road.

Raising speed limits puts road safety at risk  Toronto Star

Should Ontario raise speed limits on major highways?, Opinion, May 14. We need to look no further than the recent viral video released by the OPP, showing ...

Cape Coral mom says road safety signs removed by city  Wink News

Cape Coral mom Anita Garza wants cars to drive slower, so she put up signs that read: “Drive like your kids live here“, to encourage drivers to take it down a ...

C-V2X Contributes to Safer Roads for Everyone  Yahoo Finance

BERLIN , May 23, 2019 /CNW/ -- Smart mobility technology, which we have been developing over the years, is now a reality. 'Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything' ...

Local bicycle shops ask Mayor Bowser to get serious about road safety  Greater Greater Washington

While advocates are often the ones who generate events and statements about road safety, now local bike shops are also speaking out about Vision Zero.

Local RCMP to be active during Road Safety Week  My Yellowknife Now

RCMP Traffic Services in the NWT along with all local RCMP Detachments are making preparations for Road Safety Week. This road safety initiative takes place ...

Sydney road safety push as pedestrian crashes climb  Daily Telegraph

A 40kmh speed limit for residential streets and traffic calming measures around parks are on the agenda for inner west roads amid high numbers of crashes ...

Peel police road safety week in full swing  Brampton Guardian

Peel police kicked off 2019's road safety week with an assembly at Eagle Plains Junior Public School on Monday, May 13.

Canada Road Safety Week Highlights Key Issues

The week of May 14th to the 20th is designated as Canada Road Safety Week, a 7-day national campaign aimed at making Canada's roads the safest in the ...

Road Safety Week Focuses on Drug-Impaired Driving

With last October's legislation to legalize cannabis, law enforcement officials have had to evolve a widespread strategy in determining drug impairment for motor ...

Wheel Speed Sensor Market- Refining Road Safety Protocols And Forming Laws To Make Automobiles Safer For Driving  Market Industry Reports

The wheel sensor perform function of recording speed of motor or any vehicle and communicating this information to the driving safety system in the form of an ...

Students launch unique road safety initiative to take back neighbourhood  CityNews

A Toronto neighbourhood is taking safety into its own hands as LRT construction continues pushing traffic on to normally quiet residential streets. If you've ever ...

‘Traffic Paathshala’ held on road safety  Deccan Herald

Over 1.5 million people die globally in road accidents, Rajnish Barua, circle head, HDFC Bank, said. Barua said that there is a need to focus on road safety as ...

Safe roads start with safe drivers  Times-Journal

(MONTGOMERY, Ala.) – Memorial Day weekend kicks off summer vacation for many traveling south, and ALDOT is doing its part for road safety by having no ...

Automotive Radar Market - Burgeoning Sales of Automotive Radar Systems Encouraged by Improved Road Safety Measures, Reports Fact.MR  Yahoo Finance

ROCKVILLE, Maryland, May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In the recent years, automotive sensing technologies have taken a step backwards due to the emergence ...

13 commercial vehicles taken off the road for safety violations in 1-day blitz: OPP  Global News

Police and MTO officials took 13 vehicles off the road during a single-day blitz.

Did You Know France Has A “League Against Road Safety”?  Continental Telegraph

This doesn't sound quite like a French thing to be honest, having a "League Against Road Safety". They tend not to do jokes in that manner. Sounds much more.

Disney characters to feature on new UK road safety warnings  Sky News

Britain's official road sign designer produces a series of new designs featuring Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and Donald Duck.

Editors' Forum | Road Safety Council out of fuel - Funding shortfall cripples public education campaign  Jamaica Gleaner

The National Road Safety Council (NRSC) is $90 million short of the funds it needs to conduct a sustained and effective campaign to raise awareness about ...

Lincolnshire police supports 2Wheels road safety campaign to prevent cyclist and motorcyclist deaths  Stamford Mercury

Almost a quarter of all road accidents in Lincolnshire involve a bike, police figures reveal. Collisions reported over the past five years show that motorcyclists and ...

Vallejo cop wanted to ‘educate’ a bicyclist about road safety. Why then did he kill the man?  San Francisco Chronicle

Vallejo police Officer Ryan McMahon fatally shot Ronell Foster on Feb. 13, 2018, after a foot chase into a dark alleyway. The Vallejo Police Department — finally ...

Speed cameras: Police seek to offload costly work to NZTA  RNZ

Police want to hand the nation's speed camera network over to the New Zealand Transport Agency, because of rising costs and the belief it doesn't align with ...

Too many road users do not take road safety seriously, says City | Cape Times  Independent Online

This is the conclusion Mayor Dan Plato and Mayco member JP Smith came to after joining traffic officers at a roadblock in Green Point last night.

Fatigue Driving The Focus For Day 3 Of Road Safety Week

May 16th is all about drivers keeping their eyes open and on the road. The third day of Road Safety Week in Canada is set on fatigue impaired driving.

DHS group's signs to drive home road safety  Danville Commercial News

DANVILLE – Brightly colored signs will soon be popping up around Danville as a reminder to all to drive safely.

Bengaluru traffic cops to give lessons to children on road safety  The New Indian Express

The traffic police department is planning to boost the Traffic Warden Association in order to reach a larger number of school children and educate them about ...

DC Vision Zero: Bill seeks to improve road safety, end traffic deaths  Curbed DC

A new bill would ban right turns on red citywide, speed up road repairs in dangerous areas, and more.

Senate OKs road safety bill without OUI locks  Sentinel & Enterprise

By Colin A. Young State House News *Service* BOSTON -- A bill seeking changes intended to make Massachusetts roads safer for pedestrians, bicyclists, police ...

Dad calls on council to ramp up road safety on walking route to East Kilbride primary school  Daily Record

Paul Lucchesi says children are at risk walking alongside a narrow strip of road at the 40mph junction of East Mains Road and Markethill Road.

Drivers disregard basic rules of road safety  Central Western Daily

It's still an unacceptable level of people totally disregarding a very basic requirement of road safety.

Awareness on road safety in Wka  Nagaland Post

Wokha District Legal Services Authority (WDLSA) in collaboration with District Transport Office and Wokha Traffic Police organized a legal awareness ...

Why it's vital we ALL take a leading role in road safety

THE fifth UN global road safety week runs from May 6-12 this year.

Fianna Fáil look to regulate electric scooters  Echo Live

A new scooter safety bill published by Fianna Fail will see a maximum speed limit of 25km/h introduced for e-scooters. Fianna Fáil spokesperson on Transport, ...

Two-wheeler dealers in Karnataka will soon have to provide helmets

Road safety experts and trauma care professionals have pushed for the ban on sale of non-BIS helmets. Mysuru: All two-wheeler dealers in the state will soon ...

Road Safety Week Sees Increase In Traffic Patrols

If you have a lead foot, you may want to reign it in a little as first responders are promoting safe driving for National Traffic Safety Week. High River RCMP ...

Road safety advocate calls for more education in  Western Magazine

There have been 18 fatal crashes on Western NSW RMS roads in the year to April 2019, which is one of the reasons why a road safety organisation is urging for ...

Police Enhancing Road Safety Education for Kids after Fatal Accident in Otsu

Osaka, May 14 (Jiji Press)--Japanese police are enhancing road safety education for children while stepping up efforts to raise drivers' awareness in a bid to ...

UN Global Road Safety Week: Hoping people speak up  The Hindu

A student-led initiative in IIT Delhi, funded by the WHO, is working for road-safety.

Firefighters at 1st Geer Driving School Teach Teens Road Safety  KFYR-TV

BISMARCK, ND- When it comes to teens driving for the first time, a parent's main concern is typically safety behind the wheel. 1st Geer Driving School in South ...

Sharjah revs up road safety drive  Gulf Today

The Traffic and Patrols Department has intensified efforts on the roads as part of the “Aman Ya Ramadan” campaign, which was launched by the Sharjah Police ...

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