A spike in fatal pedestrian crashes in Lexington, Kentucky has sparked concern. GHSA's Kara Macek speaks to factors that have led to high numbers of pedestrian deaths nationally.
Story by Mike Stunson, Greg Kocher and Beth Musgrave
November 16, 2018
Regulates truck platooning.
The Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) was a recipient of GHSA and Ford Driving Skills for Life's 2016 teen safe driving grants. Through this grant, KOHS was able to host a Teen Driver Safety Day at the 2016 Kentucky State Fair.
No bicycle helmet laws.
Helmets required for riders under 21 or who have been licensed less than one year, as well as those without medical insurance. Universal helmet law repealed 1998.
Checkpoints are conducted weekly. Their legality is upheld under federal Constitution.
Length of Regular Renewal Cycle
Provisions for Mature Drivers
DUID Zero Tolerance or Per se Laws for Some Drugs
- Zero tolerance for some drugs
- Possession and Use: Illegal
- Impaired Driving: None