A new bill in New York would require all backseat passengers to wear seat belts. This story uses GHSA's information on state laws to contextualize this move.
February 21, 2019
Like many states in recent years, New York is considering legalizing recreational marijuana. This opinion column weighs the potential traffic safety implications of legalization, citing GHSA's guide to this issue.
Story by Sara Foss
January 7, 2019
To better recognize, assess and arrest drug-impaired drivers, New York trained an additional nine law enforcement officers as Drug Recognition Experts. GHSA Board Member and New York Governor's Traffic Safety Committee Assistant Commissioner Chuck DeWeese discusses.
Story by Morgan McKay
October 26, 2018
Authorizes AV testing with a human operator.
Bicycle helmets required for all riders 1 year or older and under 14. Children under 1 prohibited.
Universal helmet law enacted 1967.