Latest Pedestrian crossing Stories

2011-02-21 13:38:00

SEATTLE, Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The news that more than 622 pedestrians were killed in traffic-related accidents in Washington since 2000 does not appear to deter nearly one-third of Washington drivers who, according to PEMCO Insurance's latest poll, admit to jaywalking.

2011-01-20 10:00:00

Fatalities projected up during first six months for the first time in 5 years WASHINGTON, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A report released today by the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) reveals that pedestrian fatalities increased during the first six months of 2010.

2010-10-05 11:07:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In celebration of International Walk to School Day on Oct. 6, PennDOT is asking parents and communities to promote safe walking and bicycling to school.

2010-07-15 14:37:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- As Ohio roads continue to experience increased traffic and congestion during the busy summer months, the Traffic Safety Coalition reminds Ohio motorists to obey the rules of the road, maintain safe speeds, and exercise caution at intersections.

2010-05-05 11:23:00

HB 43 Would Make Sure Drivers Respect Pedestrians' Right of Way SPRINGFIELD, Ill., May 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Every year in Illinois, thousands of pedestrians are hit by cars, and over 150 of them lose their lives.

2009-10-27 07:00:00

This Halloween - drivers, parents and children should slow down for safety WASHINGTON, Oct.

2009-10-07 07:00:00

International Walk to School Day Activities Mark 10-year Anniversary of FedEx Sponsorship of Safe Kids Worldwide WASHINGTON, Oct.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).