District of Columbia
As more cities adopt Vision Zero strategies, this article discusses the additional support needed for these programs to create long-term change. GHSA Executive Director Jonathan Adkins addresses the benefits of Vision Zero programs.
GHSA's latest report with State Farm examines bicyclist fatality data and recommends actions for states to improve programming. State Farm's Chris Mullen discusses the findings.
August 24, 2017
Story by Dick Uliano
In light of GHSA's spotlight report on 2016 pedestrian traffic fatalities, this article looks at trends in the Washington, D.C. metro area.
March 30, 2017
Article by Dennis Foley
Authorizes full deployment of AVs with a human operator.
Bicycle helmets required for all riders under 16.
Universal helmet law enacted 1970.
Checkpoints are conducted once or twice a month. Their legality is upheld under federal Constitution.
Length of Regular Renewal Cycle
Provisions for Mature Drivers
70 and over: vision test, possible reaction test, and physician's letter required