204 Blog Posts From the SAFETY Tag


New York Expands Drug and Alcohol Testing for Bus Drivers

New York Expands Drug and Alcohol Testing for Bus Drivers

By Joseph Miklos, a New York Car Accident Attorney with the law firm of Silberstein, Awad & Miklos, P.C. It would surprise most people to know that under current New York law, individuals that are licensed to operate school buses and certain other types of transportation are not required to undergo random drug testing, and […]

War on Cars Watch for February 13, 2019

War on Cars Watch for February 13, 2019

Welcome to the War on Cars Watch, a weekly blog to bring together all the stories that affect motorists with regards to street planning such as road diets, and traffic calming as well as programs such as Vision Zero and Complete Streets. Please read this blog and let us know what you think by commenting […]

In the Age of Driverless Cars, Auto Insurance Will Be More Important Than Ever

In the Age of Driverless Cars, Auto Insurance Will Be More Important Than Ever

Automakers have historically devised ingenious ways to make driving safer and more enjoyable. Now, with the advent of the autonomous vehicle (AV) approaching, we soon may not need to drive at all. According to a new Esurance report, driverless cars have the potential to become an affordable way to get from point A to point […]

ATE Racket Report for February 11, 2019

ATE Racket Report for February 11, 2019

The ATE Racket Report is a weekly feature of the oos blog. We want to bring the issues of automated traffic enforcement to our supporters in a more coherent up-to-date fashion.   Compiled by oos Base Director James C. Walker and oos Communications Director Shelia Dunn. Developments This Past Week, February 2-8, 2019 The oos […]

Little-Vehicle-Topia: Micromobility and the Rest of Us

Little-Vehicle-Topia: Micromobility and the Rest of Us

I was exercise walking in my local park last fall and suddenly out of nowhere, a young woman on a scooter zipped past me and we almost collided. She cut me off as she headed for the grass to take a short cut. Not only was this rude, but scary. As someone walking on a […]