35 Blog Posts From the traffic safety Tag


War on Cars Watch for October 30, 2019

War on Cars Watch for October 30, 2019

The War on Cars Watch, a weekly feature of the NMA blog, focuses on road diets, traffic calming and programs such as Vision Zero and Complete Streets as well as studies, court cases, and other news that affect motorists.   Comments on this week’s headlines are from Shelia Dunn, NMA Communications Director, editor and curator […]

Bicycle Idaho Stops are Not Safe for Any Road User

Bicycle Idaho Stops are Not Safe for Any Road User

This post first appeared in September 2018 as NMA E-Newsletter #504. Since 1982, Idaho has been the only state that has allowed bicyclists to treat stop signs as yield signs and stoplights as stop signs. No other state passed a similar law until 2017. Delaware now has a similar law on its book and the Idaho […]

Do Vision Zero Programs equal more Traffic Accidents?: NMA E-Newsletter #559

Do Vision Zero Programs equal more Traffic Accidents?: NMA E-Newsletter #559

Many cities and states around the country have adopted a Vision Zero program which strives for zero traffic deaths, usually by a specific year. Some of the oldest programs, though, are finding that the ideal of zero traffic deaths is becoming ever more elusive and expensive over time. Instead of decreasing, traffic deaths involving accidents […]

War on Cars Watch for September 18, 2019

War on Cars Watch for September 18, 2019

Special Announcement: Are you fighting a road diet or traffic calming project in your city? If you have the time and money, we encourage you to attend the Keep LA Moving Conference on October 5th in Los Angeles. Shelia Dunn, your humble War on Cars Watch editor, will be presenting and we hope that getting […]

“These Cameras Are Not a Safety Tool . . .”: NMA E-Newsletter #556

“These Cameras Are Not a Safety Tool . . .”: NMA E-Newsletter #556

The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety took a page out of its own book, and that of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), by issuing a recent report on red-light running with a title designed to send the media into a frenzy. “Red Light Running Deaths Hit 10 Year High” did exactly that. While […]

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