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Tuesday, November 15, 2016

7 safety tips for teen pedestrians

According to Safe Kids Worldwide, there are five fatal teen pedestrian accidents in the United States each week. There also has been a 13 percent increase in the pedestrian death rate for those ages 12 to 19 since 2013. The statistics may be grim, but there is still hope for improvement. With awareness programs, we...
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Saturday, November 12, 2016

California ranked at 8th most bicycle friendly state

When people think of transportation in California, particularly near Los Angeles, they think of automobiles. In fact, our city and most of our state is known for its car-dependency. Things are slowly changing. The League of American Bicyclists ranked California at the 8th in their 2015 Bicycle Friendly State rankings. Our state ranked 9th in 2014 and...
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Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Reducing teen driving fatalities

The United States has been working to reduce teen deaths in car crashes for the past decade. Unfortunately, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), teen-involved accident deaths rose 10 percent in 2015, the first increase since 2006. What can be done to keep this trend from continuing? In a report issued last...
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Wednesday, November 2, 2016

The driving implications of sleep quality

How much sleep a person gets and the quality of their sleep is an incredibly impactful thing. For one, it can majorly affect their own health (physical and emotional) and life. A person not getting good enough sleep could also have effects that can spill out into greatly impacting the lives of others. One of...
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Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Casino tour bus rear ends 18-wheeler on way back to Los Angeles

Early morning on Sunday, October 23, a tour bus returning to Los Angeles from Red Earth Casino in Salton Sea Beach ran into an 18-wheeler. The truck was driving only 5 mph when the bus rear-ended it, killing 13 people and injuring 31 others. First responders had to pull 15 feet of the front of the...
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Thursday, October 27, 2016

Keeping trick-or-treaters safe from dog bites

With Halloween just around the corner, many individuals here in the San Fernando Valley are getting ready for the trick-or-treaters that may be visiting their house on Halloween night. For homeowners with dogs, the important preparations can go far beyond just stocking up on treats for the trick-or-treaters and getting their home decorated to match...
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Sunday, October 23, 2016

Safety tips for biking in L.A.

To say that the roads and streets of Los Angeles are busy would be an understatement. At any given time of any given day, countless vehicles are competing for the same stretches of roadway. When you are on a bicycle, this can make for a dangerous environment. As a cyclist, there are measures you can...
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Saturday, October 15, 2016

Will us drivers embrace a future with driverless cars?

The automobile industry is buzzing with excitement over the possibilities for autonomous vehicles, and they are already being tested on U.S. roads. But what do average Americans think of driverless cars? Will they be embraced in the future? Kelly Blue Book, the car valuation and research firm, commissioned a study to gather public opinion about autonomous vehicles....
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Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Road to zero coalition aims to end traffic fatalities in 30 years

In response to the rising number of traffic fatalities in 2015, a new partnership has formed to reduce these deaths to zero. The Road to Zero coalition, which includes the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Federal Highway Administration, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and the National Safety Council, has a goal of...
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Saturday, October 8, 2016

What to do after a car accident

The National Safety Council estimates that in 2015, 38,300 people were killed on U.S. roads, and 4.4 million were seriously injured. This data doesn’t take into account the accidents resulting in minor injuries or just property damage. Given the statistics, many people will experience at least one car accident in their lifetimes – especially in Los Angeles. What...
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