Pedestrians beware: Rise in fatalities linked to factors like time change, distracted driving, smartphone use

At least 45 pedestrians have been fatally struck by motor vehicles so far this year in Connecticut, and the most...

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Op-Ed: Hey, Reporters, Stop Blaming Crashes on the Victims

Researchers find that the framing of articles greatly affects public perceptions of vehicle violence.— Continue Reading

Milford Police Working To Make Pedestrians Safer

MILFORD, CT — The Milford Police Department will be installing new signs that will help ensure the safety of pedestrians...

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US highway deaths fall in 2018 for second straight year

NATIONAL - While traffic deaths continue to decline, pedestrian and bicyclist deaths are rising. Pedestrian deaths rose 3.4%, and the...

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Norwich bike, pedestrian projects included in new regional plan

A new report from the Southeastern Connecticut Council of Government offers ideas to make it easier and safer to get...

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Red Light Running Deaths Hit 10 Year High

More than two people are killed every day on U.S. roads by impatient and reckless drivers blowing through red lights,...

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Walking Towards a Brighter Future: Bridgeport Youth Work to Improve Routes to Schools

BRIDGEPORT - A group of students from Bridgeport Public Schools have come together to make a change in their community,...

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West Haven Seeks Input For Bike And Pedestrian Plan

Residents can offer ideas on how to make the city a more bike and pedestrian-friendly place. WEST HAVEN, CT —...

Complete Streets: Here’s how streetscapes, bike lanes and sidewalks can spur major economic development

By Robert Storace Complete streets is a concept that economic development experts have talked about for decades, and it’s an...

Pedestrian Fatalities Projected to Reach Four-Decade High Across US; CT One of Only 10 States Expected to See Reduction

The national Governors Highway Safety Association annual spotlight report, Pedestrian Traffic Fatalities by State: 2021 Preliminary Data, offers a comprehensive...

Pedestrian Fatalities in the US Reach Four-Decade high. See what states had the most.

By Joe Murphy Pedestrian deaths in the U.S. reached a count not seen in 40 years. An estimated 7,485 pedestrians were...

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