Issue / Pedestrian safety

When Cycling Philosophies Collide: Furth Versus Forrester

October 6, 2017 There are two well-established camps when it comes to infrastructure for bicycles. On one side, there are...

Why Isn’t the Transportation Sector More Engaged in Student Transportation?

The largest mass transit system in the country isn’t commercial bus, train, or air service — or even all those systems combined....

Norms of Cycling Discussed at Velo-City Colloquium

June 23, 2017 Delegates in the worlds of planning, engineering, and policy (as well as a few historians, architects, and...

Editorial: How to Certify the Safety of Automated Vehicles

May 11, 2017 Companies developing automated vehicle (AV) technology are promising a more efficient and safer transportation system....

Communities Can Benefit from Autonomous Vehicles with Fast Action Planning

Kelley Coyner and Lisa Nisenson led the capstone session of Eno’s Capital Convergence, Taking it to the Streets: Creating the...

Let’s Be Real About Transportation and Technology

January 18, 2017 Over the past few weeks, the transportation industry has seen a flurry of activity. The Consumer Electronics Show...

Same Wheels, Different Tracks: Cycling in the U.S. and Denmark

[caption id="attachment_29319" align="alignright" width="502"] (Photo Credit: World Resources Institute)[/caption] January 18,...

Foxx Keynotes TRB Meeting, Releases Final 30-Year Forecast

January 18, 2017 Outgoing Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx on January 9 gave the keynote address to the 2017 annual meeting of...

Chasing Zero: The Road to Safe Streets and Zero Traffic Fatalities

This holiday season, millions of Americans will take to the roads. Fortunately, the nation has made amazing progress over the past few...

NHTSA Takes Action on Distracted Driving and “Quiet Killers”

December 7, 2016 As the Obama Administration enters its final weeks, the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)...

Summaries of the 30 Most Important Transportation Ballot Questions

November 9, 2016 Our short summaries of each of the top 30 ballot initiatives at stake last night follow, in alphabetical order,...

USDOT Launches Nationwide Vision Zero Campaign

October 14, 2016 "Every single death on our roadways is a tragedy," said NHTSA Administrator Mark Rosekind. "We can prevent them. Our...

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