Press Releases

The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety sends out news releases on new research projects and topics of importance to members of the traffic safety community, media and AAA. To receive copies of our releases you may sign up to be on our mailing list. In addition you will receive the AAA Foundation e-newsletter Research Driven and other announcements.

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6/2013
Think You Know All About Distracted Driving? Think Again.
1/2013
Cell Phone Users More Likely to Speed and Drive Drowsy When Behind Wheel
11/2012
Young Drivers Admit to Nodding Off Behind the Wheel
10/2012
Teens Driving Teens A Deadly Mix
5/2012
Teen Driver Fatality Risk Quadruples with Multiple Young Passengers
4/2012
Local Drive Test Offers Promising Approach to Keep Senior Drivers Safe and Mobile
3/2012
Teen Girls Twice as Likely as Teen Boys to Use Electronic Devices while Driving
3/2012
AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety is Launching an Effort to Keep You Informed on the Road this April Fool’s Day
1/2012
AAA Foundation Challenges Motorists to Adopt Responsible Driving Habits in 2012
11/2011
Almost One out of Three Drivers Admit to Drowsy Driving in Last Month,   AAA Foundation Study Finds
10/2011
Teen Drivers 50 Percent More Likely to Crash in First Month of Unsupervised Driving Than after First Year Behind the Wheel
10/2011
“Do As I Say, Not As I Do” Rules Drivers’ Decisions on Cell Phone Use and Texting 
9/2011
Impact Speed and a Pedestrian's Risk of Severe Injury or Death
7/2011
July 4 Ranks Number One as America’s Deadliest Day on Nation’s Roadways
12/2010
Americans Want More, Not Less, Action to Advance Laws, Regulation, and Enforcement to Improve Highway Safety
12/2010
One in Ten Drivers Admit They May Have Driven Drunk, Finds AAA Foundation Study
12/2010
AAA Foundation Risk Maps Prioritize Scarce Resources for Road Safety Improvement
11/2010
Two Out of Five Drivers Admit to Falling Asleep at the Wheel, Finds AAA Foundation Study
10/2010
Teens Not Exposed to Diverse Driving Experience Prior to Licensing, Finds AAA Foundation Study
9/2010
AAA Campaign Aims to Pass Texting While Driving Bans in All 50 States by 2013; Together with Foundation Launches 'Heads Up Driving Week'
12/2009
AAA Foundation Debuts Roadwise Review, a Free Online Tool for Senior Drivers
10/2009
AAA Campaign Aims to Pass Texting While Driving Bans in All 50 States by 2013; Together with Foundation Launches 'Heads Up Driving Week'
8/2009
Large Majority of Drivers 55+ Unaware of Potentially Dangerous Combination of Medications and Driving, Says New AAA Foundation Study
7/2009
Distracted Driving the Top Reason that 35 Percent of Drivers Feel Less Safe than Five Years Ago, According to the AAA Foundation
7/2009
AAA Foundation Recommends Brain Fitness Software to Cut Auto Crash Risk, Improve Driving

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