Teen Driving Deaths On The Rise In The U.S.The number of teenagers involved in deadly car crashes in the United States is rising for the first time in nearly a decade.
16 Killed In Deadliest Hot Air Balloon Crash In U.S. HistoryFederal officials aren't sure how many people were riding in the balloon.
San Francisco Bicycle, Pedestrian Advocates Call For Safer Streets After Cyclist DeathsBicyclist and pedestrian advocates called for action in the wake of the deaths of two cyclists on city streets last week.
Decline In Heart, Stroke-Related Deaths StallsAfter years of steady improvement in the mortality rate caused by heart diseases, a new study shows that the decline has stalled.
Pedestrian Deaths Surge In 2015; California Among The Worst States For AccidentsPedestrian deaths surged by an estimated 10 percent last year as the economy improved, the price of gas plunged and motorists put more miles behind the wheel than ever before.
Data Shows Racial Disparity In California Arrests, Deaths In CustodyNewly released data shows that although just 6 percent of Californians are African Americans, they account for 17 percent of all arrests in the state and a quarter of in-custody deaths.
After 2 Fatalities, Ikea Warns Of Risks With 27 Million DressersSafety regulators say consumers should keep the furniture away from children unless the products are mounted to a wall...
Abalone Season Off To Deadly Start On Bay Area CoastThe abalone diving season is off to a deadly start, with the latest death of a man trapped by rising tide along the Mendocino County coast Tuesday.
Truckers Face New Requirements For San Francisco’s Vision Zero Traffic-Safety InitiativeMany professional truck drivers who travel in San Francisco will soon be required to take a safety training program as part of the city’s Vision Zero action strategy to meet the goal of eliminating all traffic fatalities by 2024.
Guns Are Now More Likely To Kill Americans Than Car AccidentsAmericans are more likely to die from guns than cars, according to data gathered by the Centers for Disease Control.
Listeria Linked to Caramel Apple Deaths In California, Other StatesIllness and death followed a strain of bad caramel apples in several states...
Police Identify Driver Who Allegedly Killed 3 In SoCal Crash Following Christmas PerformanceAuthorities have identified the driver who allegedly killed three pedestrians Wednesday night during a crash on Pacific Coast Highway in Redondo Beach.