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AAA Predicts Holiday Traffic Congestion

Holiday traffic congestion is expected to increase more than 4% in urban areas, according to AAA.

More than 102 million people will be on the nation's roadways this holiday season, marking a 4.4% increase over last year and an all-time record high since AAA began tracking holiday vehicle travel in 2001.

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ADTS Offers Safety Training for Higher-Risk Drivers

Advanced Driver Training Services is now offering training for higher-risk drivers.

Up to 70% of fleet crashes annually involve high- and medium-risk drivers, according to Advanced Driver Training Services (ADTS), which is now offering a One-to-One Driver Safety Program for drivers with multiple traffic violations or a history of vehicle crashes.

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Roadway Safety Grant Process Gets Underway

The National Safety Council's Road to Zero Coalition is accepting submissions for its 2019 road...

The National Safety Council's Road to Zero Coalition has started accepting applications for its third annual grant competition for innovative solutions to making the nation's roadways safer and eliminating preventable fatalities.

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Top 5 Preventive Winter Driving Tips

Driving while over-tired has been shown to be nearly as dangerous as driving under the...

Unsafe driving maneuvers including harsh acceleration and braking, sharp turns (cornering), and speeding over 80 mph become even more dangerous in winter weather conditions. Staying on top of driver safety is important.

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Safe Fleet Acquires Roll-Rite

Safe Fleet, a global provider of safety and productivity solutions for fleet vehicles, announced that it has acquired the Roll-Rite group of companies.

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Texting Increases 30% During Holidays

Texting while driving increases about 30% during the holidays, a new report has found.

People text and use apps while behind the wheel over 30% more during the winter holidays as compared with an average weekday, according to data collected and analyzed by TrueMotion, a smartphone telematics company.

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Distracted Driving Crashes Spike on Highways

Distracted driving crashes increase by nearly 50% in highways, according to a new study.

Distracted driving-related collisions are up to 49% more severe when they occur on a highway system, indicating that modifying roadway design could improve safety in distracted driving crashes.