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February 08, 2018
Drowsy Driving: Don’t Be Asleep at the Wheel

The most in-depth drowsy driving research ever conducted in the U.S. using footage of everyday drivers found that the percentage of crashes involving drowsiness is nearly eight times higher than federal estimates indicate, according to the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. The difficulty in detecting drowsiness following a crash makes drowsy driving one of the most underreported traffic safety issues.
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November 27, 2017
AAA Urges Drivers to Safely Secure Christmas Trees

An estimated 20 million Americans who purchased a real Christmas tree in the last three years did not properly secure it to their vehicle, according  to a new AAA survey, risking serious vehicle damage and dangerous road debris.
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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...


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.

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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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