135 Blog Posts From the SAFETY Tag


NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for August 10, 2018

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for August 10, 2018

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: California plans to keep rules tight on vehicle emissions despite Feds new rules More data does not mean less racial profiling during traffic stops Another CAF Horror Story. Driver gave up $39,000 to the Feds even though he did not commit a crime. NYC capped Ridesharing Click on the […]

The Consequences of the Intolerance of Vision Zero

The Consequences of the Intolerance of Vision Zero

Editor’s Note: This piece first appeared in March 2016 and continues to resonate today about the ecosystem of transportation. The Consequences of Intolerance: NMA E-Newsletter #373 Ecosystem: A system, or a group of interconnected elements, formed by the     interaction of a community of organisms with their environment What is our transportation network of streets […]

Old Virginia Law Continues to Claim New Drivers

Old Virginia Law Continues to Claim New Drivers

In Virginia, a law left over from the “War on Drugs” of the 1990s continues to negatively impact individuals convicted of non-traffic related drug offenses, while doing nothing to increase the safety of other drivers. The law, which was implemented in 1991, was a federal law that threatened reductions in federal highway funding for states […]

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for August 8, 2018

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for August 8, 2018

In this week’s Car of the Future Weekly Roundup IIHS faults Uber for deactivating Volvo’s automatic emergency braking in Arizona fatal crash NYC Taxi and Uber drivers unite in backing cap on Rideshare Cars Uber & Lyft agree to new tax in San Francisco GPS needs a backup Click on the colored title to see […]

Motorcycle Safety Important Year-Round in Georgia

Motorcycle Safety Important Year-Round in Georgia

Riding a motorcycle is exhilarating and scary at the same time. You never know what might happen when you head out for a ride, even if you are the safest motorcycle rider in the state of Georgia. Motorcycle safety was celebrated and the focus of a month-long campaign in May in Georgia by emergency and […]