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WFTV 9 Orlando
Florida ranks second in unrestricted passenger deaths, AAA study saysRear seat passengers are three times more likely to die in a crash if they are
Florida ranks second in unrestricted passenger deaths, AAA study says
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
Rear seat passengers are three times more likely to die in a crash if they are unbuckled, according to a report from the Governors Highway Safety Association. “Unfortunately, many passengers will not change their behavior unless there is a legal... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
State House votes to study marijuana limit for drivershas agreed to — all stakeholders,” Lucido said.According to a House Fiscal Agen
State House votes to study marijuana limit for drivers
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
has agreed to — all stakeholders,” Lucido said.According to a House Fiscal Agency analysis of the legislation, the Governors Highway Safety Association has said there’s no scientific evidence to establish thresholds for drugs like there is... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Michigan House votes to study marijuana limit for drivershas agreed to � all stakeholders," Lucido said. According to a House Fiscal Ag
Michigan House votes to study marijuana limit for drivers
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
has agreed to � all stakeholders," Lucido said. According to a House Fiscal Agency analysis of the legislation, the Governors Highway Safety Association has said there's no scientific evidence to establish thresholds for drugs like there is... Read more
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The Alpena News
Michigan House votes to study marijuana limit for drivershas agreed to — all stakeholders," Lucido said. According to a House Fiscal Ag
Michigan House votes to study marijuana limit for drivers
The Alpena News / Posted 4 days ago
has agreed to — all stakeholders," Lucido said. According to a House Fiscal Agency analysis of the legislation, the Governors Highway Safety Association has said there's no scientific evidence to establish thresholds for drugs like there is... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
More crashes, fewer tickets as Ohio’s speed limits rosefollowing too close and unsafe lane changes in areas where the speed limit incr
More crashes, fewer tickets as Ohio’s speed limits rose
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
following too close and unsafe lane changes in areas where the speed limit increased, Cvetan said. Officials at the Governors Highway Safety Association are concerned about the number of states that have increased speed limits. Enforcement... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Road deaths decline - except for those caused by speedingis often a forgotten issue in highway safety," said Erik Strickland, director o
Road deaths decline - except for those caused by speeding
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 days ago
is often a forgotten issue in highway safety," said Erik Strickland, director of federal regulations for the Governors Highway Safety Association. Once the leading contributing factor in all traffic deaths, unsafe speed has slipped... Read more
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Newsmax
As States Raise Speed Limits, Road Deaths Riseover 75 mph, and other states have raised their limits from 65 mph to 70 mph.
As States Raise Speed Limits, Road Deaths Rise
Newsmax / Posted 17 days ago
over 75 mph, and other states have raised their limits from 65 mph to 70 mph. The findings are troubling, according to the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA). "Speeding is often a forgotten issue in highway safety. But the truth is that... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
More texting drivers in Texas and other states without ban, study saysconcrete evidence that states with texting bans have fewer drivers who are text
More texting drivers in Texas and other states without ban, study says
Houston Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
concrete evidence that states with texting bans have fewer drivers who are texting,” said Kara Macek, spokeswoman for the Governors Highway Safety Association. “Which is the exact behavior we are trying to change.” Forty cities in the state have... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Driving instructor uses fatal crash to teach teens a lessonevery one of them will hit it on the first day, but certainly it will be a part
Driving instructor uses fatal crash to teach teens a lesson
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 26 days ago
every one of them will hit it on the first day, but certainly it will be a part of it as we get into teen collisions." The Governors Highway Safety Association reports that 61 teenagers died in car accidents in North Carolina in 2015. At the end of... Read more

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