Teen driver fatalities were up 19 percent for the first six months of 2012 compared to the same period in 2011, according to a new study. Reed the full article here.
The National Safety Council estimates 420 traffic fatalities and another 42,000 medically consulted injuries will occur over the Memorial Day holiday weekend. For the past six years, the Memorial Day holiday weekend has averaged 11.5% more traffic fatalities than similar non-holiday periods. The NSC estimates this is likely due in part to increased travel. Among other safe driving measures, NSC [...]