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Neighbors speak up about road safety on Leversee Road after student death  kwwl.com

Some neighbors in Janesville are speaking up about road safety after a student died while driving to school on Leversee Road.


New road safety plan includes stricter seatbelt laws and alcolocks  Autocar

The Department for Transport (DfT) has published a new road safety action plan as it sets out to reduce the number of fatal incidents that occur on Britain's roads.


Toronto’s debate over road safety is circular, but at least it’s moving  Toronto Star

While the arguments may sound familiar, there are little bits of slow-but-sure progress along the way, Edward Keenan writes.


Young drivers may be banned from road at night under safety plan  The Guardian

Young drivers could be banned from the road at night under plans to improve safety, the Department for Transport has announced. Figures show that a fifth are ...


The new technology teaching schoolchildren about road safety  ITV News

An augmented reality app, which teaches road safety lessons to children, is to be rolled out across the country after being trialled in Warwick. The Year Three ...


'You hesitate, you lose lives': Toronto votes for more aggressive Vision Zero road safety plan  Toronto Star

Here are five changes coming to Toronto's streets under Vision Zero 2.0, including reconstruction to encourage drivers to slow down.


Road safety project worth £100000 gets underway from Monday  Press and Journal

A £100,000 road safety project on the A9 south bound approaches to Inshes junction in Inverness is scheduled to get underway next week. The project will ...


HDPA: Government can't keep putting politics ahead of road safety  Newstalk ZB

You can't get away from building more roads The Government's got a super ambitious plan of cutting road deaths to zero, and it's got some great ideas in it.


Global Road Safety Market worth $2.7 billion by 2018  Hitech News Daily.

Global Road Safety market size, industry status and forecast, competition landscape and growth opportunity. This research report categorizes the global Road ...


Mumbai Police Joins Mission Mangal Meme Madness With Post On Road Safety  NDTV News

The trailer of Mission Mangal, released on Thursday, has already inspired hundreds of memes. Now, Mumbai Police, famous for its topical posts, has joined the ...


Hedge cutting for road safety rule retention welcomed by contractors  Agriland

The Association of Farm and Forestry Contractors in Ireland (FCI) has given its take on recent announcements on hedge cutting.


Family of Lynn crash victim fights for road safety - Itemlive  Daily Item

Family and friends of 24-year-old Javon Walczak, who was killed in a motorcycle crash two weeks ago at the intersection of Eastern Avenue and Waitt Street, are ...


Road safety strategy: Should New Zealand wait 359 years for better roads?  Stuff.co.nz

Simon Bridges says the Govt is lying; Julie Anne Genter calls him desperate. Who's telling the truth about road safety?


Mayo Road Safety Officer hits out at 'lane hoggers'  Midwest Radio

The Mayo Road Safety Office is tackling the danger of “lane hogging” as Mayo GAA fans head to Croke Park this Sunday. The local Road Safety Office hopes to ...


Road safety in Ballymore Eustace "discussed with gardai"  Leinster Leader

Kildare County Council has discussed road safety at a Ballymore Eustace road junction with the gardai. Work on the junction at Kerry's Cross has been ...


'Walking on a tightrope next to a highway': Coalition, councillor call for wider sidewalks on Avenue Road  CBC.ca

A coalition of concerned residents is calling on the city to consider widening the sidewalks alongside Avenue Road, a busy six-lane arterial running through ...


$25m road safety drive  Shepparton News

Nine of the Goulburn Valley's most high-risk intersections will soon be made safer as part a Victoria-wide blitz targeting rural roads.


Road safety upgrades to begin on Highland and Violet in Seminole Heights following crashes  ABC Action News

TAMPA, Fla. — After several crashes, changes are coming to a busy roadway in Tampa's Seminole Heights neighborhood. Starting in August, FDOT will be ...


Road to Zero: Everything you need to know about the government's new road safety strategy  New Zealand Herald

By Ben Strang of RNZ. The government is proposing a new road safety strategy called Road to Zero, aiming to cut road deaths by 40 per cent in the next decade.


Uber distributes helmets ensuring public road safety  Dhaka Tribune

It is part of an initiative of Uber's recent road safety campaign.


Durham launching new road safety sign program  durhamregion.com

A new road safety program has been launched with the aim of slowing speeds and reducing aggressive driving.


Explained: What the government intends to do to improve road safety?  The Indian Express

The amendments proposed by the government to the existing Motor Vehicles Act of 1988 essentially focus on improving road safety.


How Singapore could further improve road safety, from safer bus rides to higher fines for the rich  The Straits Times

Dozens of suggestions were made on this topic in Parliament last week. While several creative ideas were mooted, how feasible are they and, more importantly, ...


Govt leaves highway in bid to improve road safety  Stuff.co.nz

OPINION: The Government's road safety strategy makes a lot of sense, but at what cost?


Councillors deny developer's request to delay road safety works  expressandstar.com

A developer's request to delay installing road safety measures near new homes on the former Staffordshire Police headquarters site has been refused.


Sallins road safety awareness event on this weekend  Leinster Leader

The Sallins Road Safety Action Group is holding a family road safety awareness day, on Saturday, July 20 between 10am and 5pm in SuperValu car park, ...


Younger motorists may be banned from night driving in U.K. safety push  Digital Trends

The U.K. is looking into the idea of banning newly qualified motorists from driving at night in a bid to boost safety on its roads. Other measures could include a ...


Neighborhood Road Safety  CN2 News

CLOVER, S.C. (CN2 News) As more kids are playing outside for the summer Clover parents are concerned about safety. Parents say people are speeding ...


Average-speed cameras between Dubai and Abu Dhabi needed, says road safety expert  The National

Road safety campaigners are calling for average-speed cameras to be introduced across the UAE to put an end to motorists slowing before traps to avoid fines.


Police continue road safety campaign  Gulf Today

The Sharjah Police General Directorate, together with the Traffic Awareness and Media Department, is continuing its tyre-safety awareness campaign for road ...


Letter: Green Light Bill boosts road safety for everyone  Times Union

The Don Mance commentary "'Green Light Bill' rewards those in U.S. illegally," June 25, suggests that requiring undocumented immigrants to learn the rules of ...


First TAC road safety summits held in Ballarat and Shepparton  The Weekly Times

POTHOLES and motorists using mobile phones have been identified as leading causes of crashes at the first of several regional road safety forums.


Beecroft Primary School: Road safety measures receive green light  West Leeds Dispatch

Council chiefs have given the green light to a package of road safety measures outside an expanding West Leeds school. Beecroft Primary School in Burley has ...


If you panhandle or jaywalk, a proposed Louisville road safety ordinance could mean a fine  Courier Journal

The proposal is meant to improve public safety and limit distracted driving, Louisville Metro Council members say.


Road safety work underway at Old Pool Bank  Wharfedale Observer

WORK to improve road safety at Old Pool Bank is finally underway - though part of the scheme has been dropped.


£100k road safety improvements planned for A9 southbound approach to Inshes junction  Inverness Courier

A new £100000 road safety project on the A9 southbound approaches to Inshes junction in Inverness is scheduled to get under way next week.


Road Safety Market to witness astonishing growth with Key Players | Jenoptik AG, Kapsch TrafficCom AG, Sensys Gatso Group AB., Redflex Holdings Limited  PortNews24

A new professional intelligent report published by Stats and Reports with title “Global Road Safety Market Report 2025” has the ability to help the decision ...


Pedestrian fatally struck by vehicle in north-end Toronto as council debates road safety plan  Global News

The collision happened near Barkwood Crescent and Cliffwood Road, west of Don Mills Road and north of McNicoll Avenue, Tuesday afternoon.


Global Road Safety Market Will Reach USD 5.16 Billion By 2025: Zion Market Research  GlobeNewswire

According to the report, the global road safety market was around USD 2.66 billion in 2018 and is expected to reach approximately USD 5.16 billion by 2025, ...


‘Frantic Friday’ getaway mayhem as millions queue on roads and head for airports after school holidays sta  The Sun

DRIVERS are set to take 13.4 million separate summer getaway trips between today and Sunday, while another five million drivers are set to travel tomorrow.


Crash victim families unimpressed by new Govt road safety strategy  Stuff.co.nz

A woman who lost three family members in a crash caused by a drugged driver has called the Government's new road safety strategy "just another shiny ...


TRS Leader Beats Up Traffic Cop With Footwear After He Records Road Safety Violation on Camera  News18

Hyderabad: A local TRS woman leader was arrested for allegedly smacking a constable with her footwear for recording a traffic violation by her family members, ...


A game changer for the Balkans – road safety & innovation forum  World Highways

Close to 300 delegates, including representatives from key Bulgarian road agencies, took part in the 2nd Road Safety & Innovation Forum on May 15th at the ...


Cyclists Demand More Bike Lanes, Less Community Boards and Even Some Roads of their Own  Streetsblog New York

One hundred miles of protected bike lanes in two years. No cars on some key routes for cyclists. Lower speed limits. Less engagement with community boards.


Granby Board approves $17k Grand Elk road safety request  Sky Hi News

Tuesday was a busy night for Granby's Board of Trustees as the board dug into a series of topics from the long awaited Moffat Road Railroad Museum to another ...


SC panel asks Odisha to plug road safety gaps  The Hindu

A Supreme Court-appointed committee on road safety has observed that Odisha lacks road signage, markings and traffic signals conforming to the Indian Road ...


'Completely unacceptable': Road safety group slams delay in rollout of mobile devices for gardaí  Irish Examiner

A road safety group has slammed as “completely unacceptable” any delay in the scheduled rollout of mobile devices for frontline gardaí because of budget ...


Active participation of school mgmt sought in meeting on road safety  Daily Pioneer

Directives to ensure active participation of School Management regarding driving of vehicles by school students were given during a meeting of State Road ...


Canonbury Primary School petitions Islington Council for road safety impovements | Education  Islington Gazette

Headteacher Patrick Mildren, school business manager Tracie Gaspard-Kelchure and parent teacher association reps outside the Canonbury Primary School ...


Inala police participate in ‘mock crash’ road safety scenario  myPolice

Today, police from Inala Station, paramedics from the Queensland Ambulance *Service* and RACQ representatives attended the Forest Lake State High School ...


Green Cross Code gets 21st-century makeover with AR app  E&T Magazine

An augmented reality (AR) app, teaching primary school children road safety lessons, is to be extended across the UK following trials in Warwickshire.


Mobile detection cameras trialled in Sydney spark privacy concerns  NEWS.com.au

Major privacy concerns have been raised about the mobile detection cameras that were recently installed along two busy Sydney roads. The cameras work by ...


Roads policing review to improve safety  GOV.UK

Review into roads policing and traffic enforcement to be launched.


Meeting on proposed safety improvements for Cougar Road slated  The Herald Argus

NEW CARLISLE – The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces that a public information meeting will be held 6 p.m. Thursday, July 25, in the ...


Thane RTO puts road safety in first gear  The Hindu

New chief Ravindra Gaikwad plans mourning campaigns, stricter tests, flying squads.


Uber launches road safety campaign in Bangladesh  The Daily Star

With an aim to raise awareness around this critical issue, Uber has launched a road safety campaign in Bangladesh. The month-long campaign was kicked off ...


Mistakes on the road shouldn't cost lives: WA Road Safety Commission pushes for all-round safety  mUmBRELLA*

The West Australian Road Safety Commission is shining a spotlight on the importance of road safety by launching an educational campaign about the different ...


Rathfarnham hedgecutting criticised by local group  The Green News

The decision by South Dublin County Council to carry out hedgecutting in Rathfarnham this week during the height of the bird nesting season has been criticised ...


NMP suggests fines pegged to value of car to boost road safety  The Straits Times

Fines for traffic offences should be pegged to the open market value of the offending motorist's vehicle, which would enhance the deterrent effect against unsafe ...


Primary school pupils deliver valuable road safety sonnets  Newton News

Jul 18, 2019 | County News |. Primary school pupils deliver valuable road safety sonnets. Primary school pupils are helping their peers stay road savvy by ...


Speeding drivers caught in Fenland road safety campaign  Peterborough Telegraph

Police have stopped six speeding drivers in seven days in an attempt to make Fenland roads safer.


Multi-national road safety project 'Vision Zero' launched  Greater Kashmir

In a bid to put in place a traffic system with no fatalities or serious injuries involving road traffic, 'Vision Zero', a multinational project was launched here on ...


Road safety at peril in TCRIP corridors  The Hindu

Funds shortage, shoddy work and poor maintenance have resulted in the deterioration of many prime road corridors in the city.


Local road safety is weak and failing, report finds  Transport Network

England's approach to local road safety has major structural weaknesses and is hamstrung by a chronic lack of funding meaning councils may soon be unable ...


Stafford leaders press VDOT on road safety and maintenance issues  PotomacLocal.com

SUBSCRIBE TODAY and get full access to Potomac Local and support quality local journalism! Try us for a 14-day FREE trial and then pay only $6 monthly, ...


Uber launches road safety campaign  Dhaka Tribune

Uber, an international ride-sharing *service*, has recently launched a month-long road safety campaign in the country. The campaign will involve different matters ...


Construction Zone Safety Is Urged By City  DiscoverMooseJaw.com

With the summer warmth, our city's roadways are always buzzing with construction, and with that, must come traffic safety. The City of Moose Jaw is urging ...


LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Underlying issues impact road safety  Nanaimo News Bulletin

There's more to accidents than distracted driving and aggressive driving, says letter writer.


To boost road safety in Tamil Nadu, government earmarks Rs 300 crore  The New Indian Express

Aiming to reduce the road fatalities, the Tamil Nadu government has prepared a comprehensive proposal to eliminate accident-prone areas across the State.


Donegal hailed for road safety spending but ‘no room for complacency’  Irish Examiner

Donegal County Council has been hailed for its spending on road safety, in some cases spending almost 27 times more than similar counties. FOI figures have ...


‘Slow down before things get hairy’ MAC campaign canned as State Government targets harder-hitting road safety messages  The Advertiser

The hairy fairies road safety characters, who managed to offend everyone from men with hairy backs to Jewish people, are the first casualties of a new ...


Speed cameras to be set up on four national roads  The Phnom Penh Post

Speed cameras will be installed on four national roads and other main thoroughfares in a move to reduce the appalling death toll on the Kingdom's roads.


Setting the highest standards for road safety  Truck News

Highway safety is everyone's business, and for those whose businesses involve moving people and products throughout our province on a daily basis,


County Durham Kids Compose Road Safety Sonnets & Raps  Consett Magazine

Primary school children from across County Durham have been getting creative in a bid to warn others about road safety. The county's kids have been ...


Scotland’s cool road safety campaign  Visordown.com

Motorcyclists in Scotland are being encouraged to adopt safe riding habits when exploring the country through the latest film in the 'Live Fast, Die Old' ...


Letter of the week #1: Road safety does not depend on drivers alone  The Straits Times

I support the Road Traffic Act passed in Parliament to curb dangerous driving behaviour, especially drink driving (Irresponsible drivers to face longer jail terms, ...


Rising Awareness Regarding Road Safety Bolsters the Road Marking Materials Market Demand  MelodyReports

Global Road Marking Materials Market: Snapshot. Road marking materials provide visible signs on streets, motorways, curbs, berms, driveways, parking areas, ...


Road Safety Market Worth $4.7 Billion by 2024 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™  PRNewswire

CHICAGO, July 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report "Road Safety Market by Solution (Red Light, Speed, Bus Lane, Section ...


More than 100 motorists caught speeding over 100mph | UTV - ITV News  ITV News

The PSNI caught more than 100 motorists speeding at over 100mph last year. The figures, which were released by road safety charity Brake, show 109 drivers ...


Pedestrians need to share road responsibility  Toronto Star

$123M makeover for road safety, July 17. I happened to see an interview with Mayor John Tory on local TV once and was most disappointed to see the mayor ...


Farm Bureau, ODA, ODOT, sheriff promote rural road safety  Capital Press

MARION COUNTY, OREGON, June 19, 2019 — With the goal of keeping both drivers and farmers safe, the Oregon Department of Agriculture, Marion County ...


Blaenau Gwent schoolchildren promote road safety with fun rap video  South Wales Argus

SCHOOL children have found a fun way to raise awareness of road safety.


Toronto should speed up on Vision Zero  Toronto Star

There's no question Toronto city council is heading in the right direction with Vision Zero 2.0. But it needs to, dare we say, speed up.


SAFETY SPOTLIGHT: A closer look at how Canadian safety associations get the word out  Daily Commercial News

To encourage B.C. workers to stay safe and sound, WorkSafeBC has about 400 health and safety videos available to view and download on worksafebc.com ...


Driving carefully also key to road safety  Mirage News

City of Ballarat Mayor Cr Samantha McIntosh These intersections are key black spots in our region. The community has told us they would like to see...


Major roads policing review launched amid spike in accidents and crime figures  AutoExpress

Police and transport officials announce two-year Road Safety Action Plan amid spike in drink-drive deaths,


'I wasn't doing anything crazy' | Florida man faces $100K hospital bill after e-scooter crash  WTXL ABC 27

A man says he racked up about $100000 in hospital bills after getting seriously hurt while riding a rental e-scooter in downtown Tampa.


For road safety, schools asked to have cameras at gates  Deccan Herald

Additional Director General of Police and Commissioner of Traffic & Road Safety P S Sandhu has advised the heads of schools and colleges in the twin cities to ...


You're Invited To Discuss The Future Of Road Safety In WA  Triple M

Western Australia are currently striving to provide their community with a safer region, where people are no longer injured or killed on WA roads. Now is the time ...


UK now has 42,000 speedbumps, up 5 percent since 2015  Motor1 UK

Apparently there are more than 42,000 individual speed bumps in the UK today, and that number is the result of a five percent increase over the last three years.


Bolton students are taking road safety into their own hands to stop crashes  The Bolton News

SCHOOL children are taking a stand on road safety in Bolton.


Vision Zero Network, Road Safety Company Numetric Partner Up  Government Technology

The company, which makes tools to help governments find and fix dangerous stretches of roadway, will become an official supporter of the network. In return, the ...


Reaching home safely: Motor Vehicles Act needs a reset. Road safety matters to people and parliamentarians must act  Times of India

After a flurry of accidents and enormous death toll involving transport buses – on Monday, 29 people died after their bus fell into a drain between two ...


$5.4 million boost for heavy vehicle safety  Big Rigs

MORE than $700000 of heavy vehicle safety funding has been allocated to supporting truck driver mental health initiatives.


The lucrative business of traffic fines  Citizen

The issuing of fines for speeding and other traffic violations has grown into a multi-billion rand industry in South Africa, where road safety is not always the ...


Zambia : Zambia records reduction in road traffic accidents and fatalities  Lusaka Times

Lusaka - Zambia: Zambia has continued to record a reduction in road traffic accidents and fatalities. According to the 2019 Second Quarter Road Traffic Accident ...


Summer road safety: Keep cars road-ready in high temps  Shawnee News Star

As Oklahomans are beginning to settle into daily highs in the low- to mid-90s — with the potential to flirt with 100-degree days — residents may need to focus ...


Road safety does not depend on drivers alone  The Straits Times

I support the Road Traffic Act passed in Parliament to curb dangerous driving behaviour, especially drink driving (Irresponsible drivers to face longer jail terms, ...


Autonomous Cars: Safety Opportunity or Cybersecurity Threat?  Machine Design

It all started as science fiction, but the possibilities of autonomous cars gracing our roads are getting closer to reality by the day. Transport companies such as ...


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