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April 11, 2017
Be a Good Passenger -- Act Responsibly When Riding Shotgun

In recognition of Distracted Driving Awareness Month, AAA says if you’re riding shotgun, Be A Good Passenger and help minimize distractions for the driver. In a recent AAA Consumer Pulse survey, only about one-third (35%) of North Dakota residents said they speak up if they see the driver doing something unsafe, and only one in four (25%) offer to text or talk for the driver. Read more...

July 14, 2016
AAA Study Finds Aggressive Driving, Road Rage Common

Nearly 80 percent of drivers expressed significant anger, aggression or road rage behind the wheel at least once in the past year, according to a new study released today by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. The most alarming findings suggest that approximately eight million U.S. drivers engaged in extreme examples of road rage, including purposefully ramming another vehicle or getting out of the car to confront another driver. Read more...

March 01, 2016
Majority of Americans Afraid of Self-Driving Cars

While new automobile technology aims to reduce driver errors, three out of four American motorists report being afraid to ride in a self-driving car. According to a new AAA survey, motorists feel the technology is too new. Yet the same survey found motorists who own vehicles with semi-autonomous features are 75 percent more likely to trust the technology then those who don’t own it. Read more...

February 04, 2009
Seat Belts Could Save 5,000 Lives Every Year

With at least 45 percent effectiveness, safety belts are the single most effective means of reducing the risk of death in a crash and save more than 15,000 lives each year in the United States.


January 02, 2009
‘Slow Down, Move Over’ When Passing Vehicles Providing Assistance

With winter having a firm grip on the state, AAA North Dakota is reminding motorists to “Slow Down, Move Over” for emergency, roadside assistance or road repair vehicles with emergency lights flashing.


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