California Releases Report On 6 Self-Driving Car Accidents, Most Were In Self-Driving ModeIt's a reversal for the DMV, as the accident reports provide details about crashes involving self-driving cars that are being tested on public roads in California.
Police Along Peninsula Crack Down On Distracted DriversAs more drivers become distracted with their smartphones and other devices, police along the Peninsula will be out in extra force on Tuesday writing up citations to remind them of the dangers not just to themselves, but for everyone else on the road.
San Francisco Considers Lowering Speed Limit To 20 Miles Per Hour In Some AreasA new report by the Budget Analyst’s Office found that lower speed limits in London and New York City resulted in a corresponding reduction in collisions.
FAA Records Show Sharp Increase In Near Collisions Between Drones And AircraftThere have been at least 25 near collisions over the last six months, and more than 175 incidents of drones seen near airports or in restricted airspace.
StarDate 11/26/2014: Galaxy MergersGalaxies could use a set of traffic cops — they’re always running into each other. These galactic wrecks can produce some of the most beautiful objects in the universe.
Government To Require Automobile Smart Technology That Allows Cars To Sense Impending CollisionsVehicles equipped with the safety technology could prevent thousands of crashes a year...
San Rafael's STRIDE Campaign Aims To Reduce Accidents Between Cars And PedestriansSan Rafael police are rolling out a new campaign aimed at protecting motorists and pedestrians on city streets.
Parents Behave Better With Children As Crossing Guards, SF Schools Roll Out Kid PatrolsThe new program, implemented Monday at Commodore Sloat Elementary School, comes following a rash of vehicle versus pedestrian collisions in San Francisco over the past year, several of which were fatal.
Phil Matier: San Francisco Struggles With Spate Of Pedestrian FatalitiesQuestions remain on what can be done by city leaders, transit officials and the police department to decrease the number of fatalities on San Francisco streets.
SFPD Says Car Vs. Pedestrian Crashes Are On The RiseDespite a campaign by San Francisco Police to crack down on speeding drivers and those who fail to yield or other behavioral problems, pedestrians-vehicle collisions in San Francisco are at a 12-year high, according to police data.
San Francisco Drivers Urged To Slow Down For PedestriansSan Francisco drivers are being reminded to slow down while driving through the city during this holiday season, a time when more pedestrians take to the streets.
Coast Guard Studies Whale Safety In San Francisco BayThe Coast Guard is looking at ways to avoid contact between large shipping vessels in and around the San Francisco Bay and whales.