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10 Most Dangerous States For Pedestrians
By Steven M. Peters, 24/7 Wall St.
This article was originally published on 24/7 Wall St. Once introduced, cars quickly became part of America’s culture — but
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U.S. Pedestrian Deaths From Car Crashes Reach Highest Number In Four Decades
By Lisa Rapaport, Reuters
Experts say the figures are alarming.
The Four Most Dangerous Cities for Pedestrians
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Each year, thousands of pedestrians are killed by drivers in the US. Earlier this year, Smart Growth America released, "Dangerous
In Control Ben Kallos Attacks Out of Control Trash Plan
Writer/director, 'The Ledge'; Author, Trials of the Monkey'; P...
The trash plan itself is already archaic. This particular part of it is a disaster. For reasons that no one quite understands, de Blasio has not yet sent it the way of stop and frisk, although he or the next mayor will eventually have to.
Let's Make Pedestrians and Cyclists Safer
Assemblymember for San Francisco
I hope that more awareness -- and maybe a few publicized prosecutions -- will be enough to remind people not to do the wrong thing -- not to drive while texting or holding their phones.
Chicago Pedestrian Deaths 2012: With 48 Lives Lost, Street Fatalities Are Highest In Years
According to city data—which covers 2005-2009 in the latest figures—"15-18-year-old pedestrians are struck by vehicles at
Brazilian Crosswalk Guardians Protect Pedestrians From Traffic, Carry Car Out Of Intersection (VIDEO)
Some traffic accidents are just that -- accidents. But with more than 1.2 million road traffic deaths each year, abiding
Do We Need to Address Distracted Pedestrians?
Bay Area blogger
As our lives become ever more entwined with technology, is it time to consider a law that would fine people for distracted walking?
In D.C. Crosswalk Doesn't Necessarily Mean Cross or Walk
Writer. Mandarin/English Multi/Media Producer, Scriptwriter, Host
A "Walk" sign doesn't mean walk. It means wait a couple seconds. Then look both ways. In fact, just keep looking as you cross, in a group if you can. Waving your hand high above your head is a good idea.
Slight Uptick In Pedestrian Deaths Is Apparently Michelle Obama's Fault [UPDATE]
The Daily Caller's Amanda Carey is pretty sure that a tiny uptick in pedestrian deaths all stems from that time Michelle Obama urged children, "Let's Move!" as though she meant, "Let's move right in front of some moving cars!"
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Pedestrian Deaths Rising In Chicago: Over One Per Week
Pedestrian deaths are on the rise in Chicago, despite increased safety measures such as red-light cameras, countdown signals
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