CBS2, TV 10/55, AAA Join Forces To Raise Awareness About Road Safety In NYCCBS2, sister station TV 10/55 and AAA have teamed up for the public service campaign called "A Safer City" to educate everyone and remind them about the rules of the road.
City Unveils Plan To Lower Speed Limit For Bicyclists In Central ParkCity Councilman Mark Levine said the city has the authority to change park speed limits without state approval.
Studies: Hands-Free Devices May Be More Distracting To DriversMany of these systems are so error-prone or complex that they require more concentration from drivers rather than less, according to the studies.
Teens Distracted By Smartphones May Be Putting Themselves At Risk For Serious InjuriesWe have all been told about the problems of distracted teenage drivers. Now, a new report finds that phones can also lead to accidents when teens are walking.
NYPD Launches 2-Week Bicycle Safety CrackdownThe NYPD on Wednesday began a crackdown on traffic violations committed by bicyclists on the roads.
Simulator Demonstrates Dangers Of Texting While DrivingThe New York City Department of Transportation and AT&T offered passersby a chance to use a texting-while-driving simulator Tuesday at Flatiron Plaza.
NYPD Holds 2-Day Crackdown On Distracted DrivingThe citywide initiative being held Tuesday and Friday is part of Mayor Bill de Blasio's Vision Zero program, which is aimed at eliminating traffic fatalities.
Crackdown On Distracted Driving Begins Around New York StateNew York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday that state and local police have stepped up patrols statewide to crack down on mobile phone use while driving.
Study Prompts New Warnings About Texting And WalkingThe dangers of texting and driving are well-known, and 41 states – including New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut have banned the practice.