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Central Ohio transportation safety plan unveiled  Morrow County Sentinel

COLUMBUS— The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission in collaboration with local, state, and private organizations with expertise in transportation safety, ...


Car Drivers Get 92% of Speeding Tickets in Safety Week  Transport Topics Online

Law enforcement officers issued more than 17000 speeding citations to drivers of cars and trucks during Operation Safe Driver Week.


Engineer: Brunswick overpass a traffic, safety disaster  Press Herald

BRUNSWICK — The Maine Department of Transportation says it has found enough safety and traffic issues at the Maine Street Bridge in Brunswick, also known ...


Limo industry anxiously awaits NTSB safety recommendations  Times Union

ALBANY — Limousine operators are anxiously awaiting limo safety recommendations that the National Transportation Safety Board is planning to issue soon ...


Plan charts Bend area's transportation future to 2040  KTVZ

The next step in planning for the Bend area's transportation future over the next two decades was under consideration and possible approval at a board meeting ...


Engineer: Brunswick overpass a traffic, safety 'disaster'  Times Record

BRUNSWICK — The Maine Department of Transportation says it has found enough safety and traffic issues at the Maine Street Bridge in Brunswick, also known ...


Nevada Receives Nearly $2 Million Grant from Department of Transportation  KTVN

U.S. Senators Catherine Cortez Masto and Jacky Rosen applaud receiving a combined $1847425 in grant funding from the Department of Transportation to ...


One year after deadly Schoharie limo crash, NTSB to issue new safety regulations  CNYcentral.com

TheNational Transportation Safety Board has uncovered safety issues in their investigation of the Schoharie limousine crash relating to occupant protection ...


Senate Subcommittee Advances Fiscal 2020 Transportation Funding Bill  Transport Topics Online

WASHINGTON — An infrastructure grants program managed at the U.S. Department of Transportation would receive $1 billion in the upcoming fiscal year under ...


New Report Points to Ways Truck Companies Can Operate Safer  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] A study that focused on nine motor carriers' efforts to improve the safety of their operations found ...


Commercial Driver Medical Examiner Training Improving Transportation Safety  PostBulletin.com

The Mayo Clinic Commercial Driver Medical Examiner Training: Improving Transportation Safety through Education and Certification - Online offers online ...


NTSB to issue safety recommendations in limo crash case  Times Union

SCHOHARIE — The National Transportation Safety Board is planning to issue safety recommendations in response to the Schoharie limo crash case long ...


NYC Council Speaker Pushing Plan That Would Drastically Increase Bike And Bus Lanes Across City  CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A new plan aimed at improving street safety in the city will likely face speed bumps. The city council speaker wants more protected ...


NTSB issues recommendation report for traffic safety hardware in California  Roads & Bridges

The National Transportation Safety Board issued a Safety Recommendation Report this week as part of its ongoing investigation of the fatal crash of a Tesla in ...


Horse Transportation Safety Act  Animal Welfare Institute

Sponsors: Representative Steve Cohen (D-TN) · Representative Peter King (R-NY) · Representative Dina Titus (D-NV) · Representative Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA).


Six ways to build a safety culture within your fleet  Fleet Owner

There is no single fix to make your fleet safer, but a comprehensive approach can drive your company to safety.


Uber is bringing its self-driving cars to Dallas  The Verge

Uber will begin testing its self-driving cars in Dallas, Texas in November, the company announced Tuesday. The vehicles will be operated by human drivers in ...


Rethinking rules of transportation design  Curbed

Headlines about traffic fatalities are consistently grim: “Nation Roused Against Motor Fatalities,” reads one from the New York Times; another says: “Pedestrian ...


Sawtooth Elementary participates in Idaho School Zone Safety Day today  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Gov. Brad Little has proclaimed Tuesday to be Idaho School Zone Safety Day, and traffic safety partners from across the state have joined forces ...


Metrolink hosts national safety conference featuring leaders in new technologies  MassTransitMag.com

Metrolink hosted its Metrolink Rail Safety Summit with leaders in safety and security from around the country to address issues such as railroad crossing safety, ...


Trump to revoke California's authority over car emissions  Los Angeles Times

Trump's EPA plans to revoke a waiver that has empowered California to set tougher auto pollution standards than those required by the U.S. government.


School bus that went missing for hours owned by company with alarming safety record  KSTP

Pride Transportation has refused to comment on the Sept. 4 incident that sparked a frantic search for a little girl who had been reported missing when her bus ...


Mayor Lori Lightfoot says $6 million investment will bolster West Side traffic safety; part of ‘Vision Zero’ …  Chicago Sun-Times

Two years ago, then-Mayor Rahm Emanuel unveiled an ambitious plan to combat an epidemic of traffic crashes that had created a “public health crisis” with a ...


Ohio receives $7.5 million grant for self-driving car technology  Cleveland American

Ohio was awarded a $7.5 million federal grant to test and deploy self-driving car technology. “The award of this grant shows that Ohio continues to be at the ...


National Transportation Safety Board urges California to speed up highway repairs  KERO 23ABC News

A deadly crash of a Tesla in autopilot mode last year is prompting federal safety regulators to recommend California move faster to repair highway safety ...


National Transportation Safety Board investigating plane crash near Toledo Express  WTOL

The plane was headed to Toledo Express from a small airport near Memphis. The Port Authority believes it was carrying auto parts.


Boeing's 737 Max Has a Long Way to Go Before It Can Fly Again  Condé Nast Traveler

International air regulators could prolong Boeing's timeline to bring back the controversial 737 Max jet.


Train strikes car, seriously injuring driver, at same crossing in Rosedale as 2013 derailment, explosion  Baltimore Sun

One person was seriously injured after a freight train struck a car Tuesday morning in Rosedale — at the same crossing where a train derailed after crashing into ...


NTSB: Plane Struck Power Lines Before Lake County Crash  Flathead Beacon

A single-engine plane struck some power lines before crashing in Lake County last month, according to a preliminary accident report issued this week by the ...


Arcata parking restrictions considered  Mad River Union

TRANSPORTATION SAFETY COMMITTEE TO DISCUSS POTENTIAL CITY PARKING RESTRICTION AMENDMENTS ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17.


Trimble Dives Deeper Into Data Analytics, Taps Langley to Lead  Transport Topics Online

Trimble introduced a broad range of new software features and product enhancements designed to help fleets gain more insights from the data in their systems.


Diverse Landscape of Off-Road Vehicle Regulation  The National Law Review

From transporting troops to increasing mobility for people with disabilities, off-road vehicles (ORVs) are being used by more people now than when the all-terrain ...


Arizona Defends Deadly Highway Instead of Fixing It  Streetsblog Denver

An Arizona highway has been rated one of the most dangerous roads in the country — but local officials are more upset at the bad press than the deadly ...


Road Runner: Arizona transportation officials defend Interstate 10 against 'most dangerous' label  Arizona Daily Star

A new report ranking the deadliest highways in the nation calls Interstate 10 the “most dangerous” in Arizona.


Transportation Safety and Transportation Security Market to Witness Massive Growth | Alstom, Honeywell, Kapsch, L-3 Communications  Market News Everyday

Latest research study from HTF MI provide a comprehensive analysis of the Global Transportation Safety and Transportation Security Market is provided in this ...


NTSB: Pilot in fatal SD crash should not have had passenger  KTIV

LAKEVIEW, S.D. (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board says a South Dakota pilot who died in a single-engine plane crash along with his teenage.


Feds Say Tesla Autopilot Is Partly to Blame for a 2018 Crash  WIRED

The National Transportation Safety Board says the design of Tesla's Autopilot contributed to a crash in which the driver did not actively steer for 13 minutes.


NTSB: Conception Dive Boat Did Not Have Crewmember on Overnight Watch as Required  KTLA Los Angeles

A California scuba dive boat was operating in violation of Coast Guard regulations when crew members were sleeping and a pre-dawn fire killed 34 people, ...


NTSB: Plane lost power before crashing at airport in Boca Raton  WPEC

A preliminary investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigation into a small plane crash in Boca Raton on Sept. 11 concluded that ...


Year-Long Campaign Against Dangerous Driving On I-75 Launches Oct. 1  Eagle 99.3 FM WSCH

Police departments for communities along I-75 are teaming up to make the interstate safer.


LCSO Deputy, Traffic Safety Efforts Recognized At Annual Virginia Sheriffs' Conference  Patch.com

LCSO Deputy, Traffic Safety Efforts Recognized - Herndon, VA - Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman accepted the 2019 Virginia Sheriffs' Association (VSA) ...


Pilot had engine issues before fatal plane crash near Love Field, report shows  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

The National Transportation Safety Board has released its preliminary report on a fatal plane crash near Love Field.


Transportation Services registers bicycles  The Lion's Roar Newspaper

Safety is paramount for all kinds of vehicles, including bicycles. In order to better ensure the safety of all students, the Office of Transportation Services requires ...


NHDOT Answers Questions on Traffic Safety on Route 4  New Hampshire Public Radio

This summer, NHPR has brough you stories from along Route 4 in New Hampshire. The roadway stretches across the state, covering many regions from the.


Electronic toll collection system rollout by CCRMA  Traffic Technology Today

A-to-Be USA, a subsidiary of Portuguese road operator Brisa, has been awarded a five-year toll collection system contract by the Cameron County Regional ...


NTSB: California should fix highway safety barriers faster  KCRA Sacramento

The National Transportation Safety Board has issued a safety recommendation urging California transportation officials to move faster to repair highway safety ...


Federal safety board says Autopilot engaged in 2018 California Tesla crash | TheHill  The Hill

Federal investigators on Tuesday announced that it had determined that a Tesla Model S was in Autopilot mode when it struck a fire truck in California in 2018, ...


Little declares Tuesday as Idaho School Zone Safety Day  East Idaho News

The following is a news release from AAA Idaho. BOISE — Governor Brad Little has proclaimed Tuesday, September 17 to be Idaho School Zone Safety Day, ...


Rail News - Metrolink hosts national rail safety conference. For Railroad Career Professionals  Progressive Rail Roading

Railroad industry news about: Metrolink, Rail Safety Summit, Jennifer Homendy, National Transportation Safety Board, safety, security. From the editors of ...


National Transportation Safety Board issues report on fatal shuttle crash  SeaTac Blog

Sep 4, 2019 | Crime, Featured Post, News, Police, SeaTac | 0. National Transportation Safety Board issues report on fatal shuttle crash. The National ...


American Highway Users Alliance appoints new president, CEO  Transportation Today

Laura Perrotta, senior director of Legislative Affairs for the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA), has been tapped as the new president and CEO of ...


UB introduces new Safety Shuttle, not available to intoxicated students  University at Buffalo The Spectrum

UB's new safety shuttle, replacing Sub-Board I's van transport, won't transport students who appear to be intoxicated. Instead, Parking and Transportation ...


California rail authorities demand immediate safety steps after Sacramento light rail crash  Sacramento Bee

California's Public Utilities Commission has ordered the Sacramento Regional Transit to enact strict safety measures on live mainline tracks after the August ...


Safety while on wheels: How Penn State transportation coordinators are ensuring the safety of student bikers  The Daily Collegian Online

University transportation coordinators are implementing new bike safety initiatives this semester to ensure that student cyclists travel to their destinations ...


SmartDrive snaps up $90M for in-truck video telematics solutions for safety and fuel efficiency  TechCrunch

Trucks and other large commercial vehicles are the biggest whales on the road today — are they also, by virtue of that size, some of the most dangerous and ...


Neighbors say city isn't listening to their concerns related to road project  KATU

People who live near a road project in East Portland say the city isn't listening to their concerns. The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) is reducing the ...


Astoria police focus on traffic safety Tuesday  Daily Astorian

The Astoria Police Department will have extra officers on duty Tuesday participating in a pedestrian safety enforcement program in conjunction with Oregon ...


Transportation/Hazardous Materials: U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Interpretive Letter Addressing Materials of Trade Provisions  JD Supra

The United States Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (“PHMSA”) addressed in an August 1st interpretive letter a question regarding the ...


Speakers and Agenda Announced for the Network of Employers for Traffic Safety Annual Strength IN Numbers Fleet Safety Benchmark Conference  Business Wire

VIENNA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Network of Employers for Traffic Safety (NETS) is pleased to announce the full agenda and lineup of speakers for its ...


How Our Transport System is Biased Against Women  Streetsblog California

In her book Invisible Women, published earlier this year, Caroline Craido Perez uncovers the way designing essentially everything with the default user being an ...


No injuries reported in crash of famous Nevada airplane  Albany Times Union

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada authorities have reported no injuries after a famous and highly-modified single-engine airplane crashed shortly after take-off.


Safety advocates urge Tesla recall after NTSB cites Autopilot in crash  Politico

Federal safety officials ramping up boat fire investigation — Pilot records rule heads to OMB.


Boeing Board to Call for Safety Changes After 737 Max Crashes  The Indian Express

A committee of the Boeing board reviewed how the company designs and builds planes. It identified areas for improvement and major issues facing the ...


U.S. transport chief names aviation safety advisory panel  Reuters

U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao on Thursday named 22 people to a new panel that will advise the department on aviation safety oversight and ...


West Falls Church transportation project aims to improve traffic, safety  WTOP

A boom of construction and development soon to begin in West Falls Church, Virginia, will include efforts to ease congestion and improve safety.


Wor-Wic receives grant from US Department of Transportation - 47abc  WMDT

SALISBURY, Md. – Representative Andy Harris recently announced the award of a $64,655 grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation to Wor-Wic ...


1 Firefighter Killed, Multiple Injured in Gas Explosion at Maine Nonprofit  TIME

One firefighter was killed and several others were injured in an apparent propane gas explosion in at Leap Inc. in Farmington, Maine.


Atlanta City Council seeking safer streets study  Atlanta Business Chronicle

The Atlanta City Council unanimously passed a resolution Monday asking the city's planning department to conduct a study examining the potential impacts of ...


Pedestrians die every 90 minutes in the U.S., and low-income areas are hurt most  Los Angeles Times

The memorial to Christian Vega near a busy Los Angeles intersection is a serene arrangement of flowers and votive candles offset from the busy sidewalk by a ...


UI program teams up with Iowa DOT and Iowa State University for driverless vehicles  UI The Daily Iowan

Through the US Department of Transportation, the University of Iowa received a $7 million grant for their National Automated Driving System program to promote ...


Back to School transportation safety  KVUE.com

You always want to make sure your kids are getting to and from school safely. Here to talk about transportation safety is Kristen Hullum, who is a trauma injury ...


Cargo ship salvage turns to removing fuel  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Agencies are making efforts to remove fuel from the cargo vessel that overturned off the Georgia Coast.


Crew was asleep as boat fire erupted, NTSB says; all Conception victims identified  Ventura County Star

The National Transportation Safety Board has released a preliminary report on the Conception boat fire that killed 34 people.


Departments of Transportation support road safety technology  Transportation Today

Leaders from the departments of transportation of every state, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia recently urged the Federal Communications Commission ...


Pilot in 1983 crash in New Cumberland may have been 'a hero who sacrificed his life'  PennLive

On Saturday, Sept. 17, 1983, at 12:25 p.m. a small airplane crashed nose first onto Fourth Street in New Cumberland. Four people died.


Safety first: Experts share their view at Transportation Fair  Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman

PALMER — While dozens of presenters from agencies all over the state descended on the Mat-Su Transportation Fair at Raven Hall on the Alaska State ...


Recent Government Shutdowns Cost $4 Billion  The Fiscal Times

The last three government shutdowns cost the government about $4 billion and more than 56000 years in lost prod.


JUST IN: weekly Travel Report from O-DOT  myCentralOregon.com

The Oregon Department of Transportation is committed to providing a safe, efficient transportation system. ODOT invests in Oregon's future through roadway ...


Neighorhood board asks FAA to end helicopter flights over Kailua  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

The Kailua Neighborhood Board has passed a resolution asking for a federal ban of all tour helicopters over the beach community, and has sent a formal letter ...


NTSB closes three pipeline safety recommendations off 'most wanted list'  Transportation Today

Three National Transportation Safety Board recommendations to improve pipeline safety were recently completed, removing them from the NTSB's 2019-2020 ...


Can 311 Apps Defend Bike Lanes From Bad Drivers?  CityLab

It's getting easier for city residents to use technology that can report bad drivers who block bike lanes. Welcome to the self-surveillance era of traffic safety.


Mississippi: Top Cop, Clerk Busted Over Fake Speeding Tickets  TheNewspaper.com

Police chief and city clerk in Ecru, Mississippi admit they faked speeding tickets in order to embezzle cash.


Cherokee Nation, ODOT cut ribbon on US-75 improvement project  Cherokee Phoenix

OCHELATA – The Cherokee Nation and Oklahoma Department of Transportation cut the ribbon on a highway safety improvement project along U.S. Highway ...


Palm Desert CV Link construction to start early 2020, with extension to Bump & Grind. More is planned  The Desert Sun

Council also approves funds to purchase land near CVWD offices.


First driver safety summit to be held in Pullman  The Daily Evergreen

Palouse Regional Transportation Planning Organization is hosting the first driver safety event to educate young inexperienced drivers about the fundamentals of ...


Get Child Seat Checks In Lower Merion For Child Safety Week  Ardmore, PA Patch

Get Seat Checks In Lower Merion Child Safety Week - Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood, PA - National Child Passenger Safety Week is Sept. 15 through Sept.


NTSB begins looking into cargo plane crash  Toledo Blade

National Transportation Safety Board investigators continued to sort through burned rubble and pieces of a cargo plane on Thursday following a fiery crash ...


Cokie Roberts' Family: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

Learn about Cokie Roberts' family, including her children, and husband. Her mother took over her father's Congressional seat after his mysterious plane crash.


Pilot told flight controllers door opened before crashing  KYW Newsradio 1060

The pilot of a twin engine plane that crashed last month in Delaware told flight controllers that a door popped open before takeoff, according to a preliminary ...


Washington Post posted great animation re: AVs  Tesla Motors Club

[IMG] Lidar-based. Here it is: https://t.co/c8KViKLQpO?amp=1 METHODOLOGY To construct this interactive graphic story and simulate the challenges the...


How Safe Are Revel's Rentable Electric Mopeds?  CityLab

Revel's rentable motor scooters offer a faster brand of of zero-emission shared urban mobility. But to ride safely, cyclists need to learn some new skills.


Trucking Industry Sees Results from Safety Culture and Tech Initiatives  EHS Daily Advisor

Trucking companies that have strong safety cultures and take advantage of advanced safety technology have seen better safety outcomes, a National Surface ...


Victim help from District Attorney's Office underway after Conception tragedy  KEYT

On the scene when the Conception dive boat tragedy unfolded September 2, Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce Dudley was organizing efforts from ...


Can Kamala Harris Adapt The Government's Airplane-Safety Model to Stem Police Shootings?  The Marshall Project

The transportation safety board works with federally-regulated air travel. A policing board would deal with thousands of local police departments.


Buckle Up Your Kids: Texas Department of Transportation urges parents to properly install child safety seats  Paris News

In the event of a vehicle collision, an incorrectly installed car seat can increase the risk of injury. As many as 46% of all car seats are not properly installed,


6 Transportation Goals Congress Should Be Thinking About  Governing

Too often, the debate over transportation funding in Congress revolves around dollars and cents. But many advocates say we should agree on big goals first, ...


NTSB veteran leads Carnival Corp.'s new incident analysis group  Seatrade Cruise News

Longtime National Transportation Safety Board investigator Sandra Rowlett joined Carnival Corp. & plc as vice president of the company's newly created ...


Amtrak Victims Awarded Millions  Kozi Radio

Three people who sued over a deadly Amtrak derailment in Washington state in 2017 have been awarded nearly $17 million by a jury for their pain and suffering ...


Global Traffic Safety Products Market 2019-2023 | Increase in Development of Road Infrastructure to Boost Growth | Technavio  Odessa American

The global traffic safety products market size is poised to reach USD 922.78 million by 2023, according to a new report by Technavio, progressing at a CAGR of ...


National Transportation Safety Board Aviation Accident Preliminary Report - Dale Earnhardt Jr.,...  Speedway Digest

On August 15, 2019, about 1537 eastern daylight time, a Textron Aviation Inc. 680A, N8JR, was destroyed during a runway excursion after landing at ...


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