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April 2018

   Pedestrian deaths in the United States have increased faster than all other types of traffic fatalities over the past decade, and now are at a 25-year high, according to a new report from the Governors Highway Safety Association.    GHSA analyzed preliminary data from highway safety offices

Fatal motor vehicle crashes among law enforcement officers are on course for their lowest total since the 1980s, according to an analysis by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s National Center for Statistics and Analysis.    Using the Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted database (LEOKA), researchers determined that 178 fatal

Seat belt usage by commercial drivers has jumped from 65% to 86% over past decade. It is 90% among all road users.    For decades, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and state enforcement agencies have been mandating, encouraging, and enforcing seat belt laws to improve usage among