Two students from the University of California Santa Barbara were driving along Highway 41 in Lemoore when they saw a pickup truck flip over and submerge into water. The girls drove towards to truck and proceeded to save the three men who were trapped inside the car. The Tribune stated, that six to seven other…

A BMW crashed into a tree early Sunday morning on Highway 101 in San Mateo. The BMW was traveling northbound on the 101 and attempted to exit the freeway while speeding. The driver lost control on Third Avenue off-ramp and crashed into a tree stated NBC Bay Area. The driver of the vehicle was carrying…

  11th U.S. Fatality Due to Takata Air Bags The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently issued a press release about the 11th U.S. fatality tied to the rupture of a Takata air bag inflator. According to the NHTSA, the 50-year-old female victim died after a crash that happened on Friday, September 30, 2016….

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has recently created a timeline of safety advancements from 1878 to today.  From the first seat belt patent in 1885, to seeing an all-time high seat belt use rate in 2015, we’ve come a long way. The NHTSA’s timeline gives readers a unique look into both the past…

Early Friday Morning, a pedestrian was struck by an Amtrak train near the 1300 block of W. Palm Street in Little Italy. NBC San Diego declared that the details of the crash are not readily available, however, it is confirmed that the pedestrian was taken to the local hospital with unspecified injuries. The San Diego…

    The California Highway Patrol (CHP) recently issued a press release about the importance of school bus safety. With the school year in full swing and more than one million children in California taking the bus each day, the CHP wants to remind motorists that School Bus Safety is Everyone’s Responsibility. The CHP, in…

Monday Morning in Sunnyvale—A driver crashed into a 67-year-old cyclist who is now in critical condition.  The incident happened around 10:30 a.m. on Fremont Avenue and Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road. According to The Mercury News, “Police say the driver fled the scene at a high rate of speed toward Wolfe Road… the driver was described by witnesses…

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has recently issued a press release regarding new test data of a particular subset of Takata air bag inflators. According to the new data, certain model-year 2001-2003 Honda and Acura vehicles have a far higher risk of ruptures during air bag deployment than other vehicles. There is an…

According to NBC Bay Area, three separate car accidents occurred early Thursday morning in San Jose. The first accident is under investigation, a man died from a tragic car crash. A woman is being investigated for a possible DUI. “The fatal accident was reported on southbound Interstate Highway 680 at the McKee Road off-ramp about…

With warmer weather here to stay, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has some important tips for parents and caregivers this summer. Their “Where’s Baby, Look Before You Lock” campaign is all about raising awareness about one of the leading causes of death among children. Changing routines or caregivers who aren’t used to driving…

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