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Cause and Effect of Fatigue

Fatigue decreases mental capacity and increases safety risks, particularly while driving. More than 16% of fatal crashes involve a drowsy driver. Video courtesy of the National Safety Council. To learn about a new NSC study on employee fatigue, click here.


How Point-to-Point Speed Cameras Work

The National Transportation Safety Board is recommending that states consider the use of point-to-point speed camera systems for speed-limit enforcement -- a road safety technology that Australia has begun to embrace. Video courtesy of Today Perth News/Time News via YouTube.


Speeding Fuels Deadly Crashes

From 2005 through 2014, crashes involving a speeding passenger vehicle resulted in 112,580 fatalities in the U.S. Nearly the same number of people -- 112,948 -- died in alcohol-involved crashes during the same period, according to research from the National Transportation Safety Board. Video courtesy of CBS This Morning. Click here for the full story.


The Safety Council's Musical Message

With this new music video, the National Safety Council puts a different spin on the fight to end distracted driving in all its forms. Video courtesy of the National Safety Council.


Understanding Wheel Alignment

Properly aligned wheels are necessary for steering control, fuel efficiency and long tire life. But what factors ensure proper wheel alignment? Video courtesy of CNET. For the full safety tip on wheel alignment, click here.


Kia Forte Shines in Crash Tests

To qualify for the IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award, the 2017 Kia Forte performed well in all five crash tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. This included the small overlap front test, shown here. Video courtesy of IIHS. For the full story, click here.


Wrong-Way Driver Terrifies L.A. Commuters

Quick-responding motorists on a Los Angeles-area freeway managed to avoid colliding with a wrong-way driver during rush-hour traffic on July 12. The California Highway Patrol eventually stopped and arrested the driver. Video courtesy of CBS LA Channel 2 News. For tips on guarding against wrong-way drivers, click here.


Most Stolen Vehicles in 2016

The National Insurance Crime Bureau releases its annual Hot Wheels report, which identifies the 10 most stolen vehicles in the U.S. Video courtesy of NICB. For the full story, click here.


Kansas Seat Belt Fines Triple

The beginning of July has seen traffic fines for seat belt violations in Kansas triple, increasing from $10 to $30. Video courtesy of KSCW/KWCH.


A Distracted Driver's Close Call

Traffic enforcement video from an intersection in Lakewood, Wash., shows a distracted driver narrowly missing a transit bus. Washington's new distracted driving law, which bans the use of handheld phones while driving, goes into effect July 23. Video courtesy of the City of Lakewood and


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