237 Blog Posts From the SAFETY Tag


War on Cars Watch for April 17, 2019

War on Cars Watch for April 17, 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 […]

The Night Rider: 7 Essential Tips to Ride Safely at Night

The Night Rider: 7 Essential Tips to Ride Safely at Night

When the road is less crowded, riding at night exhilarates the senses, and can even be relaxing with the solitude of the bike. Riding a motorcycle at night, though, is completely different than riding during the daytime. A rider should take extra precautions and keep learning how to ride at night with consistent practice. Here […]

ATE Racket Report for April 15, 2019

ATE Racket Report for April 15, 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.  For the Week of April 6-12, 2019 National Your […]

Stevie Behind the Wheel

Stevie Behind the Wheel

I recently test drove a new car with an autopilot system. Turn on the cruise control and the car not only maintains whatever speed you set, it also steers itself through curves and keeps the car from wandering out of its lane. You are supposed to keep your hands on the wheel, of course. But […]

How to Teach Your Teen Crucial Driving Rules

How to Teach Your Teen Crucial Driving Rules

Kids grow up so fast. And before you know it, your 14-year-old comes to you asking to teach them how to drive. That’s the conversation my son came to me several months ago, with traditional beggings, like “everyone at school already knows how to drive” and “I want to be cool like other kids.” And […]