304 Blog Posts From the SAFETY Tag


What Happened to Actual Cars?: oos E-Newsletter #560

What Happened to Actual Cars?: oos E-Newsletter #560

By guest writer Jim Millick Automakers have made some big announcements this past year regarding cars—I’m talking about sedans, coupes and smaller runabouts that we have all owned in the past. The car companies have decided to stop manufacturing most related models. The SUV (“sport” utility vehicle) and pickup trucks, which the U.S. Environmental Protection […]

Bicycle Idaho Stops are Not Safe for Any Road User

Bicycle Idaho Stops are Not Safe for Any Road User

This post first appeared in September 2018 as oos E-Newsletter #504. Since 1982, Idaho has been the only state that has allowed bicyclists to treat stop signs as yield signs and stoplights as stop signs. No other state passed a similar law until 2017. Delaware now has a similar law on its book and the Idaho […]

ATE Racket Report for September 30, 2019

ATE Racket Report for September 30, 2019

Curated by Shelia Dunn, oos Communications Director 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.   We love to hear from you about the report. Please feel free to comment below the […]

Do Vision Zero Programs equal more Traffic Accidents?: oos E-Newsletter #559

Do Vision Zero Programs equal more Traffic Accidents?: oos E-Newsletter #559

Many cities and states around the country have adopted a Vision Zero program which strives for zero traffic deaths, usually by a specific year. Some of the oldest programs, though, are finding that the ideal of zero traffic deaths is becoming ever more elusive and expensive over time. Instead of decreasing, traffic deaths involving accidents […]

Arrivederci Autopsy for the Fiat 500

Arrivederci Autopsy for the Fiat 500

The truth behind Fiat’s slow-motion exit-stage-left from the North American car market is that Americans just aren’t that interested in “efficient” small cars. If they were, as the government (and media) constantly claim that they are, then available efficient small cars like the 500 three-door hatchback would be selling well. They’re available; anyone who wants one is free to buy one. […]

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