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What Are the Obstacles to Making Our Streets Safer?

By Dom Nozzi

July 1, 2016

There have been a great many traffic injuries and deaths in the Boulder area in recent weeks. This is a terrible tragedy and tracks what is happening nationally. 611 more words

Transportation

Parents Concerned Lower Speed Limits Would Affect Their Ability To Speed Home To Prevent Their Children From Walking Along Streets Full Of Crazy Drivers.

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Calls to lower the speed limit across the City of Toronto from ‘Usually Fatal’ to ’50/50,’ are being met with resistance from a wide array of speedsters; libertarians; overbooked parents; and people who drive Deloreans equipped with flux-capacitors and zany scientists who just might change everything we know about time. 224 more words

Satire

Lower Speed Limits Make Local Streets Safer, Engineer Says

CAMBRIDGE (CBS) — On Thursday, drivers in Cambridge will be told to slow down, as the city drops speed limits on municipal-owned streets from 30 miles per hour to 25. 506 more words

News

Despite safety rhetoric, ODOT looks into raising highway truck speeds

The faster a vehicle travels, the more likely it is to hurt its operator or other road users. Advocates know this, first responders know this, traffic engineers know this, safety experts knows this. 45 more words

Oregon Legislature

Only 8 deaths on NSW roads last weekend

I’m amazed there aren’t twice as many deaths every weekend in NSW, where I’ve been living now for about two years. The driving here is atrocious and worse than anywhere else I’ve lived (about ten countries across three continents). 860 more words

Deaths On Roads

Despite safety commitment, ODOT looks into raising highway truck speeds

After a bill passed in 2015, lawmakers want to expand higher highway speed limits.

The faster a vehicle travels, the more likely it is to hurt its operator or other road users. 60 more words

Dept. Of Transportation

Speeding

Speed. It’s the biggest contributing factor to road deaths in Ireland.
Speeding is one of the easiest road accident issue to do, eating you penalty points and possibly deaths. 58 more words

Crana College