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Fall farm road safety tips, continued | Letters to the Editor  Frederick News Post

Kelly Nichols did a great job of pointing out where drivers of farm equipment and drivers sharing the road could use some tips in a recently published article in ...


Bulgaria, Romania have EU's worst road safety records  Emerging Europe

Bulgaria has the European Union's highest rate of fatal road accidents, with 64 deaths per million inhabitants, almost six times the lowest rate, that of Malta (11 ...


Road safety startup Zendrive raises $37 million  FreightWaves

Zendrive, a company that uses mobile sensors to glean insights about driver behavior, has raised $37 million in Series B funding. XL Innovate led the round, ...


Corporate volunteers join Road Safety Council to bat for accident-free OMR  Citizen Matters, Chennai

The Chennai Road Safety Council is a coming together of various organisations, volunteers from which are helping to raise awareness on road safety and traffic.


Catching them young to drive home message of road safety  The Hindu

Road safety is now part of school syllabus to create awareness among students, says Transport Minister.


Officials stress road safety as children head back to school  ConchoValleyHomepage.com

As the first day of classes for San Angelo ISD students approaches, authorities want everyone to be mindful of children (and the law) when they hit the road.


Drunk, distracted driving key issues for Hawaii road safety  KHON2

At the Beat the School Jam press conference this morning, officials from the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) and Department of Transportation ...


Spate of logging truck crashes in Wairarapa concerns road safety experts  Stuff.co.nz

There have been at least five logging truck crashes in Wairarapa in recent months.


Officers told to get tough on road safety  Bangkok Post

Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob ordered officials to get tough on road safety violations following a tragic accident which claimed 11 lives in Sa Kaeo ...


Lisa ­Neville hosts Towards Zero Regional Road Safety Forum giving residents their say on stopping road trauma  Daily Telegraph

Residents are encouraged to have their say tonight on how to make roads in the Geelong region safer.


Thailand’s Roads Are Deadly. Especially if You’re Poor.  The New York Times

The rules of a highly unequal society extend even to the highways, where have-nots are far more likely to be killed than haves.


Long wait for road safety improvements  Craven Herald

A CAMPAIGNER who has spent the last two years trying to get safety improvements at a Skipton road junction following the death of a 20 year old…


Road Safety Authority questions huge variations in drink-driving convictions between counties  Irish Examiner

The Road Safety Authority has called for research into why there are huge county-by-county variations in the rate of court convictions for drink driving. A third of ...


Top Minneapolis news: Car submerged in flooded road; safety concerns prompt overnight downtown walk  Hoodline Minneapolis

Here's the most recent top news in Minneapolis; see what headlines are trending among local readers, with links to full articles.


Road Safety Market to Accumulate Revenues Worth USD 5.16 Billion By 2025  The Market-News 24

Zion Market Research published a new industry research report “Global Road Safety Market Is Anticipated To Reach Around USD 5.16 Billion By 2025” in its ...


WATCH: Road safety officials talk about motorbike issues  Loop News Jamaica

The Ministry of Transport's Road Safety Unit's (RSU) Under-300 target for road deaths on the island's roads will not be met this year, and indications are that the ...


Papakura road safety projects receive funding  OurAuckland

More than $1 million has been allocated to seven road safety projects in Papakura from Auckland Transport's Community Safety Fund.


Boundary Road safety upgrade - Star Weekly  Star Weekly

Stop signs will be installed at the intersection of Boundary and Davis roads in Tarneit and line markings revamped in a bid to improve safety. Wyndham mayor ...


Alarming road toll leads to community forum in Portland on Thursday evening  Warrnambool Standard

Alarming road toll leads to community forum in Portland on Thursday evening.


GIZ and Police Traffic Section Launch Community Road Safety Awareness Project  Front Page Africa

Monrovia – In continuation of the Liberia National Police Road Safety campaign, its Traffic Section is organizing Community Road Safety Quizzing, Debate, ...


Driving licence applications nearly treble in a month as Road Safety Authority steps up Brexit warnings  TheJournal.ie

THE NUMBER OF applications for Irish driving licences jumped from 651 to 1,805 between June and July as fears of a no-deal Brexit increase. The Road Safety ...


Coroner calls for better road safety at Mile End crossing after fatal collision  East London Advertiser

A coroner has called for better road safety measures following the death of a man who was hit by a car.


GINTA: There is room for improvement in road safety  CFJC Today Kamloops

IT MAKES ME THINK OF A GAME OF PEEK-A-BOO every time I see it. A police officer with a radar gun hides behind a tree or an object big enough to hide his or ...


Hergott: Safe driving behaviours  Salmon Arm Observer

Lawyer Paul Hergott writes about second nature “every time” behaviours on the road.


Press focuses on arrest of road safety officers, ex-petroleum minister's jewellery  Journalducameroun.com - English

Published on 20.08.2019 at 09h21 by APA News. Share. The arrest of officials of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) and the plea by the former ...


Fixed speed cameras 'not the answer to road safety', according to poll  Jersey Evening Post

MORE than 60% of Islanders who voted in a poll on fixed speed cameras believe they are not the answer to Jersey's road safety issues.


VZM police launch road safety prog  Times of India

Visakhapatnam: Vizianagaram police, in association with the Rotary Club of Vizianagaram, launched a programme named Shourya to educate students and pe.


Here's how you can score free motorcycle gear during Qld Road Safety Week  myGC.com.au

Queensland Police are offering motorcyclists the chance to win some great new gear, if they take part in their road safety campaign this weekend. We're ...


Record number of Community Speed Watch groups deploy today to improve road safety in North Yorkshire - North Yorkshire Police  North Yorkshire Police

More than 20 volunteer groups are taking to roads across North Yorkshire today as part of a campaign to reduce speeding. It is the county's biggest ever turnout ...


Improved safety measures needed on Magherafelt road  Mid Ulster Mail

Magherafelt SDLP Councillor Christine McFlynn has called for improved road safety measures along Pound Road.


'Aarto bill there to create revenue, not to promote road safety'  CapeTalk

President Cyril Ramaphosa signed the contentious Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences Amendment (Aarto) Bill into law this week. It will be ...


IBC partners with regional police force to roll out youth road safety campaign  Insurance Business Canada

Kennebecasis Regional Police Force (KRPF) is launching its own campaign against distracted driving, targeting youth – in collaboration with the Insurance ...


Road sign technology to boost UK safety, sustainability  Government Europa

The UK has begun to roll out the 'next generation' of digital road sign technology, featuring real time updates and high resolution videos and graphics.


Free road safety child seatbelt checks in Cairns  myPolice

Local police have a number of road safety initiatives in place throughout the far north during Queensland Road Safety Week (QRSW) August 26-30. On.


Looking abroad to increase road safety  Wheels24

Many European countries have some of the lowest road fatality rates. While there are many reasons for this, from better resources to more respect for road laws, ...


Thoughts a bigger driver distraction than mobile phones  The Advertiser

Mobile phone use while driving kills less people than motorists telling off the kids or picking something up from the floor of the car, according to new research.


Road Safety Month: Ballarat police frustrated with driver attitudes  Ballarat Courier

It comes amid the release of a new survey during Road Safety Month.


As school starts, NCDOT stresses road safety  Lexington Dispatch

School is starting soon, and that means more buses will be on the roads and more children will be walking and biking. It's critical that drivers know the rules of ...


Road safety a priority for Ōrākei Local Board  OurAuckland

Ōrākei Local Board is making roads safer for its communities. The Community Safety Fund, allocated by Auckland Transport, will see an investment of $800,000 ...


India Road Safety Mission- Episode 2  Times Now

Watch the 2nd episode of India Road Safety Mission 2019 series wherein, two young drivers battle it out on the technical aspects of driving. Let's check out how ...


Signpost India pledges to donate Rs 5 lakh for flood relief, road safety  Exchange4Media

The company has asked employees to donate a part of their salary, and also started a photo contest to raise funds.


Registration open for The Permian Road Safety Coalition Forum in Monahans  The Fort Stockton Pioneer

One Week Remains For PRSC Forum Pre-Registration” Midland, Texas (August 12, 2019) - The Permian Road Safety Coalition (PRSC) will host its Q3 Forum ...


Local board funds road safety improvements in Albany  OurAuckland

A long-awaited roading project in Albany has been given the go-ahead, while others gather momentum thanks to funding from Upper Harbour Local Board.


New Motor Vehicle Act will improve road safety: IRF  Odisha Television Ltd.

Increased new penalties and provisions of punishment in the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act, 2019 will help better adherence to traffic rules and decreased ...


Road safety reminder  myPolice

Last Friday, Dutton Park Police attended the intersection of Stanley Street and the M3 south-bound on-ramp. Officers attended the site to ensure drivers.


Nitrous oxide behind wheel no laughing matter: road safety group  DutchNews.nl

Traffic safety organisation Veilig Verkeer is starting a campaign on social media to raise awareness of the dangers of driving under the influence of laughing gas, ...


As new FAA chief arrives, Trump’s top road safety official plans resignation  Washington Post

On the day the Trump administration finally installed a permanent chief for the Federal Aviation Administration, U.S. officials confirmed the imminent departure of ...


Commentary: Road safety and the case for regulating private-hire car operators  CNA

The recently passed Point-to-Point Passenger Transport Industry Act was long overdue. Authorities should look at private-hire car operators' safety records too, ...


Locals To Have Their Say On Road Safety At Sale Forum  Mirage News

Residents from Sale and surrounding towns in Gippsland will share their ideas and thoughts on how to make local roads safer at tonight's regional road safety ...


Latest Newfangled report Road Safety market Outstanding Growth by 2024  Finance Express

“Latest Research Report: Road Safety Market 2019-2024. Global Road Safety Market documents a detailed study of different aspects of the Global Market.


Officials stress road safety as kids head back to school  WNCT

Slow down, and share the road. That's what officials at Vidant are emphasizing as kids go back to school this fall. “It's just parents being in a hurry, and we just ...


Police hunt driver after wild pursuit leaves woman hospitalised  9News

Police are searching for a man who led officers on a wild chase through Perth's southern suburbs earlier to...


Street Justice: Prince George's Sets Lackluster Road Safety Goal | The Hill is Home  The Hillishome

Gordon Chaffinis a freelance journalist who focuses on infrastructure and traffic news and insights for Street Justice. You can support independent journalism by ...


Call for road safety measures on busy Brighton road  Brighton & Hove Independent

Concerns about safety on a busy Brighton road have prompted a petition to councillors.


How road safety savvy are you?  CBBC Newsround

It's been 60 years since the 3-point seat belt was invented. Seat belts are an important part of road safety, but how clued up are you on the green cross code and ...


UN road safety envoy recommends certification of helmets imported into Jamaica  Jamaica Gleaner

United Nations Secretary-General's Special Envoy for Road Safety Jean Todt has recommended that all helmets imported into Jamaica are certified. Todt, who is ...


Advanced Video Enforcement Technology to Improve Road Safety  Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service

Cabinet has given approval for a framework to engage the private sector in partnership for the implementation of a programme of advanced video enforcement ...


Lynchburg takes a roundabout way to improve road safety  WFXRtv.com

For some people, there might be a learning curve. “When you open a new road like that, it takes a while for people to get used to it, to different traffic ...


Students drafted for road safety efforts  Pune Mirror

Those with NCC, NSS will compulsorily have to help the city's traffic department. The city traffic department wants to let no stone unturned in its efforts to reach ...


Montrose beachfront speed humps green light sets councillors on collision course  The Courier

Councillors have collided in an angry road safety row following the decision to install £9,500 speed humps on Montrose's busy beachfront. Communities ...


Councillor calls for fast action on road safety strategy  CTV News

A city councillor is pushing for Winnipeg to speed up work toward a road safety strategy.


Burnaby RCMP road-safety checks remove one-third of inspected commercial vehicles from streets  Straight.com

A commercial vehicle safety check in Burnaby has found numerous vehicles to be unsafe for driving.


Hoffa: Proposed Hours Of Service Changes Would Put Road Safety At Risk  PRNewswire

WASHINGTON, Aug. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa about a notice of proposed rulemaking ...


Road safety campaign now targets schools  The New Times

Police officers and trainers in driving schools explaining the meaning of traffic signs to pupils of St Dominique savio Remera in Gasabo District. Courtesy.


'Evidence Based Legislative Interventions Required to Make Indian Road Safer ' say Experts in Workshop Organised by ThinkNiti on Motor Vechicle Amendment Act 2019  THE WEEK

(Eds: Disclaimer: The following press release comes to you under an arrangement with PR Newswire. PTI takes no editorial responsibility for the same.)


Motorway lights to be switched back on to improve road safety  DutchNews.nl

More stretches of motorway are to be lit up at night from the autumn as part of the cabinet's plans to improve road safety. Around 550km of motorway have been ...


Councillor column: A82 road safety issues must be resolved  Helensburgh Advertiser

LOMOND North Councillor Iain S Paterson is leading calls for average speed cameras to be introduced on the A82 after another fatal accident on the road last ...


Labour slams Shapps over road safety and says ORR 'falling short'  Highways Magazine

Shadow transport secretary Andy McDonald (pictured) asked his counterpart, Grant Shapps, what assessment he had made of Highways England's decision not ...


Operation Safe Trucking cracking down on rules of the road, moving violations  My North Bay Now

The OPP investigates thousands of preventable Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV) collisions every year, making it a serious road safety issue. The OPP says ...


Council's safety concern about stray footballs on new Limerick road  Limerick Leader

CONCERNS have been expressed that 'stray balls' from Ballynanty Rovers' proposed new clubhouse and pitches could have an impact on road safety...


Wildlife crossings keep animals, drivers safe in Southwest Florida  Naples Daily News

State agencies and conservation groups work together to keep wildlife safe from speeding cars.


Superbikes star a guest at road safety fun day  The Cumberland & Westmorland Herald

PENRITH-based British superbikes star Keith Farmer will be a guest at an emergency services road safety day, to be held at Carlisle racecourse on Sunday.


Extra parking and traffic restrictions proposed for Marine Walk following road safety calls  Chronicle Live

Concerns raised included Marine Walk being a "crunch point" for traffic with potential conflict between pedestrians and vehicles.


Madanapalle traffic cops unveil creative road safety campaign  The Hindu

Breaking away from the traditional forms of road safety campaigns, the Madanapalle police unveiled a series of pictures, graphics and video clips in order to ...


Self-driving Car Market – Quest for Reliable Road Safety Solutions to Underpin Gains  ScoopJunction

The race for a completely self-driving car is underway with increased ongoing testing and prototyping of self-driving cars taking place worldwide, and ...


Mountain Road safety concerns discussed at town hall meeting in Moncton  Global News

Two Moncton councillors are holding a town hall meeting to get public input on a road that was reduced from four lanes down to two last year. Callum Smith has ...


House Bill Establishing ‘Fair Accountability for Road Safety Incidents’ Filed  Yahoo Singapore News

Representative Frederick W. Siao from the lone district of Iligan City has filed House Bill (HB) No. 1987 for the first regular session of the 18th Congress. The bill ...


Ag news: Fall harvest road safety tips | Agriculture  Frederick News Post

In the next month or two, farmers will begin harvesting their crops. During harvest, it is sometimes necessary for farmers to take farm equipment out on the road in ...


8 80 Streets Danforth pop-up focusing on pedestrian safety will be first of its kind in Canada  Beach Metro News

By AMANDA GIBB. A Vision Zero pop-up project called 8 80 Streets Danforth will be set up on Danforth Avenue from Woodbine to Woodmount avenues this ...


Tuticorin SP asks cops to abide by road safety rules  Times of India

Tuticorin: Superintendent of police of Tuticorin district, Arun Balagopalan has asked police officers and personnel to abide by traffic and road safety rules and set ...


Cyclist paralyzed in 2003 teaches students about road safety  CBC.ca

Since she was paralyzed in a 2003 cycling accident, Larissa Gerow has spent time speaking to new drivers about road safety and the effect a life-altering injury ...


Neighbors concerned about road safety after deadly Leavenworth County crash  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Kan. -- A man hired to make metro roads safer is killed on the job. The man died in a crash just after 5 a.m. Monday, just west of ...


What Maine's new road safety laws mean for you  Lewiston Sun Journal

For most people in Maine, driving is not optional. Our state is rural and interconnected by 23,500 miles of public roads. Ensuring these roads are in the proper ...


Throwing road safety rules to the wind  The Hindu

Disregard for instructions from State Government secretaries, non-compliance with court orders, usurpation of District Collector's powers are something that the ...


Road safety campaign returns this month  Leyland Guardian

A hard-hitting annual road safety campaign returns to Leyland later this month.


20.08.2019 Newham pilots East Ham traffic reduction scheme  AirQualityNews

Newham Council has confirmed it will go ahead with an experiment to reduce traffic crossing an East Ham bridge just weeks as it was forced to backtrack on the ...


Do you know a 'Leading Light' in your community?  Tipperary Times

The Road Safety Authority calls for nominations for 'Leading Lights in Road Safety' Awards 2019. 19 August 2019: The Road Safety Authority (RSA) are today ...


PennDOT survey seeks input from drivers about road safety, driving behavior  TribLIVE

Motorists have until Aug. 12 to participate in an online survey being conducted by PennDOT to gather input on traffic safety and driving behavior on state roads.


A pained paint job: Laval admits defeat on $750,000 safety measure  CTV News

The City of Laval has admitted defeat on a $750000 project to make roads safer, but reversing course is costing taxpayers another $250000.


August is Road Safety month  Bombala Times

One in three Australian drivers are more likely to undertake risky behaviour on rural roads.


Signs on I-94 will suggest lower speed limits to drivers  MLive.com

PAW PAW, MI — The Michigan Department of Transportation plans to install electronic signs on Interstate 94 to suggest appropriate speed limits to drivers, ...


Global Road Safety Market Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Demand & Forecast 2019-2026  Business Intelligence

The Global Road Safety Market report is an in-depth study and analysis of various market influencing factors. This market report studies market details at global ...


‘Supercabs’ help to cut motorway collisions by a third  Motoring Research

A week of action to improve road safety on the M1 helped to reduce collisions by almost a third, thanks in part to the deployment of 'supercabs'. The three ...


Traffic safety experts meet in Raleigh to mull road safety improvements  WRAL.com

A group of traffic safety professionals who gathered Monday in Raleigh are discussing ways to bring the number of deadly crashes on North Carolina roads to ...


Aarto Act more 'money-spinner' than aid, says AA | The Mercury  Independent Online

The AA believed that at face value, the demerit system seeks to create revenue instead of making the roads safer. However, they bill is flawed.


Tears for Em Samolewicz, Jeers for the Slow Pace of Road Safety Improvements  Streetsblog New York

About 50 cycling advocates and Sunset Park residents gathered on Third Avenue on Tuesday night to mourn Em Samolewicz, a “gentle soul” who was killed by ...


Action plan to address road safety fears at famous Perthshire beauty spot Queen's View  The Courier

The new strategy for Queen's View, near Loch Tummel, follows fears that a recent tree felling operation had made the site more dangerous for motorists.


ODOT offers summer road safety tips  KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

WHITE CITY, Ore. — With wildfires burning along I-5 in southern Oregon, the Oregon Department of Transportation wants to remind people to be prepared for ...


Heart-wrenching ads put focus on crash victims in road safety campaign  Chicago Tribune

The state of Illinois has started an ad campaign featuring the victims of car crashes, in the hope that seeing personal stories will help motorists drive more ...


Tucson looking for volunteers for road safety committee  KOLD

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - The city of Tucson is searching for people to be part of a new road safety committee. The 20-person Complete Streets ...


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