Dr. Gridlock: pedestrians


Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 12/02/2013

Montgomery County enlists teens in pedestrian safety push

Montgomery County transportation officials are offering grants to teens who come up with ideas to promote pedestrian safety.

By Lori Aratani  |  11:17 AM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pedestrians

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 07/31/2013

Three-second delay gives pedestrians a head start

It's a change in the timing of crosswalks that traffic safety officials hope will reduce the number of pedestrian injuries.

By Lori Aratani  |  02:45 PM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pedestrians, traffic

Posted at 11:59 AM ET, 04/03/2013

New York crosswalks are dangerous for pedestrians, study finds

A new study looking at pedestrian and bicyclist safety in New York found that crosswalks are a dangerous location. This highlights a recurring problem, which is how pedestrians and bicyclists can coincide with vehicles in urban areas like D.C.

By Mark Berman  |  11:59 AM ET, 04/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  pedestrians, Safety