School & Teen Drivers

By | August 5th, 2013|General|

Back-to-school time means that a new bolus of high-schoolers that got their license over the summer are hitting the streets for the first time during the school year.  All the data suggests that the first year of driving is an especially important time for skill development.  Fortunately, our State has a “Graduated Drivers License” law to [...]

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CDC Releases Road Safety Tool

By | June 3rd, 2011|Prevention|

Arizona has been able to decrease the rate of deaths from car, truck and motorcycle crashes by 43% in the last 4 years, from about 19 deaths per 100,000 in 2005 to 11 per 100,000 Arizonans in 2009.  While this is good progress, we still have a long way to go.  Crashes are still the [...]