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Watch Where You're Going! Pedestrian Fatalities Increase
2012-08-08 05:39:32

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recently highlighted the danger of distracted pedestrians with its announcement regarding pedestrian fatalities due to car accidents, which increased by four percent in 2010.

Hey You! Look Up! Distracted Walking A Growing Concern
2012-07-31 06:26:11

Talking on a phone and walking at the same time. Texting while not looking forward. Listening to music and playing a video game simultaneously. According to government officials and safety experts, distracted walking is a growing issue.

2012-03-19 23:02:36

New York auto accident lawyer David Perecman reviews the newly released Tri-State Campaign for Transportation report, Most Dangerous Roads for Walking.

Distracted Walking Can Be Dangerous
2012-01-17 12:42:54

Do you ever wear your headphones on the go, listening to your favorite music on your iPhone or your MP3 player, and unaware to the world around you? Well if you do, then you should read this.

2011-07-29 13:39:00

Measure a Good Step, but More Work is Needed to Enhance Community Livability CHICAGO, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mayor Rahm Emanuel is making Chicago streets safer for pedestrians.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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