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Aug 05, 2015, 10:10 ET
Top 10 Most Dangerous U.S. Cities for Red-Light Running

Which U.S. Cities Have the Most Red-Light Running Fatalities? [Interactive Map]

Today, the National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR) launched an interactive map that showcases the 7,799 red-light running fatalities that...

Jul 29, 2015, 10:15 ET
Ten Reasons to Stop on Red

10 Reasons to Stop on Red When Driving [PETITION]

Next Sunday, August 2nd, marks the beginning of National Stop on Red Week, a week sponsored by the Federal Highway Administration that aims to...

May 20, 2015, 10:00 ET

National Coalition for Safer Roads Confirms Red-Light Violations Increase During Summer Driving Season

The National Coalition for Safer Roads released new data today on red-light running, which revealed an increase in the number of violations that...

Feb 12, 2015, 09:30 ET

NCSR: Florida's Decrease in Red-Light Running Proves Effectiveness of Red-Light Safety Cameras, Sets Example for States Nationwide

 This morning AAA released a report stating that more than 36 percent of drivers continue to run red-lights and take risks, despite the fact...

Nov 24, 2014, 09:20 ET

National Coalition for Safer Roads Urges Drivers to Be Safe This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving weekend is one of the busiest weekends for American roadways. Millions of people will be traveling long distances to celebrate the...

Nov 06, 2014, 08:00 ET

NCSR: Houston Police Find 117% Increase in Traffic Crashes at Intersections where Red-Light Safety Cameras Once Operated

In yet another example of the risks involved with removing red-light safety cameras from dangerous intersections, a new report shows a 30 percent...

Aug 04, 2014, 09:59 ET

National Coalition for Safer Roads Recognizes National Stop on Red Week

The National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR) will recognize National Stop on Red Week (August 3-9, 2014) by promoting safe driving and raising...

Aug 01, 2014, 14:02 ET

National Coalition for Safer Roads Recognizes National Stop on Red Week

 The National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR) will recognize National Stop on Red Week (August 3-9, 2014) by promoting safe driving and...

Jul 02, 2014, 07:00 ET

NCSR: In 2013, July 4th Ranked as Second Riskiest Summer Holiday Period for Red-Light Running in the United States

This Independence Day, thousands of cars will hit the road as Americans celebrate summer with family and friends. According to the Safer Roads...

May 21, 2014, 06:00 ET

National Coalition For Safer Roads Releases New Report Revealing Red-Light Running Data And Trends Across 20 States

More than 3.5 million drivers in 20 states ran a red light in 2013, according to the second biannual Safer Roads Report 2014: Trends in Red-Light...

Mar 28, 2014, 18:11 ET

New Jersey Department of Transportation Report Highlights Benefits of Red-Light Safety Cameras

The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT)'s annual analysis of the state's red-light safety camera program has turned out positive...

Feb 10, 2014, 11:24 ET

National Coalition for Safer Roads: New OPPAGA Report Finds Florida Red-Light Safety Cameras Have Resulted in Fewer Traffic Injuries and Fatalities

The National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR) is encouraged by the Office of Program Policy Analysis and Government Accountability's report on...

Nov 15, 2013, 09:14 ET

National Coalition for Safer Roads Collects More Than 12,300 Signatures on Petition Supporting New Jersey Red-Light Safety Cameras

New Jersey Residents Show Strong Support for Life-Saving Benefits of Camera Technology The National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR) has...

Sep 12, 2013, 14:13 ET

National Coalition for Safer Roads Encourages School Districts To Improve School Bus Safety

School Bus Safety Cameras Catch Drivers Who Fail to Stop When Children Travel to and From Buses  As millions of children board buses...

Aug 28, 2013, 12:28 ET

National Coalition for Safer Roads Encourages Motorists to Drive Safely Over Labor Day Weekend

 This Labor Day, millions of cars will hit the road as Americans celebrate summer with family and friends. As with all of the summer holidays,...

Aug 02, 2013, 14:51 ET

National Coalition for Safer Roads Recognizes National Stop on Red Week

Road Safety Organization Raises Awareness About the Dangers of Red-Light Running The National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR) will recognize...

Jul 03, 2013, 09:35 ET

NCSR: July 4th Ranks as Second Riskiest Summer Holiday for Red-Light Running

 This Independence Day, thousands of cars will hit the road as Americans celebrate summer with family and friends. According to the National...

Jun 28, 2013, 06:00 ET

NCSR: July 4th Ranks as Second Riskiest Summer Holiday for Red-Light Running

This Independence Day, thousands of cars will hit the road as Americans celebrate summer with family and friends. According to the National...

Jun 26, 2013, 09:02 ET

The National Coalition For Safer Roads Applauds New Report On Speeding and Teen Driving From Governors Highway Safety Association

The National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR) commends the Governors Highway Safety Association's (GHSA) release of a report highlighting the...

Jun 06, 2013, 15:33 ET

New Findings Estimate 7.3 Million Red-Light Violations Nationwide Involved Distracted Driving in 2012

The National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR) and FocusDriven are joining forces to release a new analysis examining the impact of distracted...