Pedestrian Hit and Runs on the Rise in LA

The decade-long reduction in traffic fatalities has yet to reach both pedestrian and hit and run deaths. In Los Angeles, both are on the rise and it has safety experts scratching their heads. A report by CBSN LA said that over the last five years—2104 to 2019—hit

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High-Speed Leading to Accidents During COVID-19

Speeding is up by 30% according to a preliminary analysis by the LA’s Department of Transportation that measured traffic at a subset of locations. The CHP attributes the increase in speeding to the relatively empty roads during the COVID-19 stay-at-home order. The California Highway Patrol reported that

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High-Speed Fatal Wrecks in Watts

A speeding car is a deadly weapon, and the faster the car, the more deadly. In a study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, researchers found that for every five mph increase in a road’s speed limit, fatalities rose 8.5 percent. As long as humans are

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