A new study shows more pedestrians have died in the United States in any year since 1990. Pedestrian fatalities have also been on the rise in D.C., Maryland and Virginia.
D.C. has the second highest rate of speed-related deaths in the country; speed-related crashes made up 55 percent of all motor-vehicle deaths in 2017.
The dangers of drunken driving are well known, but a new report details the less discussed but growing problem of drugged driving and the trouble with cracking down on it.
For the second year in a row, the number of pedestrians killed in motor vehicle crashes across the U.S. is at a 25-year high, but Maryland and Virginia are bucking the trend.
More than 800 bicyclists were killed on roadways in the U.S. in 2015, that’s a 12 percent increase from 2014. A new report has some suggestions on how cars and bikes can share the road more safely.
More fatally-injured drivers are testing positive for drugs than alcohol, according to recent findings from the Governors Highway Safety Association.
The problem of drowsy driving is growing, and may be bigger than most realize. One expert says it affects a disproportionate number of teenage drivers.
Safety experts are concerned about a record jump in the number of road fatalities.
A new study shows the spike in pedestrian fatalities in 2015 appears to be the largest annual increase ever.
WASHINGTON — A new report out from the Governors Highway Safety Association finds that driving while on drugs, even marijuana, poses a significant safety risk on our roadways, on par with drunken driving. Researchers found…
WASHINGTON — The number of traffic fatalities involving pedestrians has increased nationwide, according to a new report from the Governors Highway Safety Association. According to the report, 4,735 pedestrians were killed in 2013, the most…
WASHINGTON — A new study shows motorcycle fatalities in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area are increasing, while the number falls in most of the country. Nationwide, the Governors Highway Safety Association is projecting motorcyclist fatalities…
Last year, the number of motorcylce riders killed in vehicle crashes increased nationally. But motorcycle riders in the Washington region fared a safer year.
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