411 Blog Posts From the Speed Limits 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 […]

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 […]

The IIHS: When a New Study is Not New and Not a Study—oos E-Newsletter #535

The IIHS: When a New Study is Not New and Not a Study—oos E-Newsletter #535

By Gary Biller, oos President  Every two or three years, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) splashes the media with a recycled report of how many deaths have occurred due to raised speed limits. And reporters dutifully echo it as gospel because sensational headlines like, “Speed limit increases are tied to 37,000 deaths over […]

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 […]

oos Principle Number 6: Reasonable highway user fees for maintaining and improving highways, not for financing non-highway projects

oos Principle Number 6: Reasonable highway user fees for maintaining and improving highways, not for financing non-highway projects

The Driving in America Blog was started a year ago to bring more information to those who are beginning their journey as motorists’ rights advocates. Over the next several months, I will be working with each of the seven oos principles to give readers of this weekly blog some idea of what we all are working towards […]