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March 31, 2022

Traffic safety crisis marked by spike in hit-and-run deaths

CNN Business

March 29, 2022

Bike and Pedestrian Safety Bills Pass First Hearing

Streetsblog California

February 15, 2022

Do-It-Yourself Walk Audit: Identify Ways to Improve Walking Where You Live

Streetsblog California


February 13, 2022

CHP: Marin County highway deaths drop sharply

Marin Independent Journal

February 11, 2022

These May Be the 4 Most Dangerous Intersections in San Francisco

San Francisco Standard

January 24, 2022

Applications Now Open for Community and Pedestrian Safety Training

Streetsblog California

January 13, 2022

2021 Grant Program Highlights

California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS)

January 1, 2022

Safe Streets: An accident that took the life of a crossing guard in Lafayette has drawn more attention to perilous traffic around East Bay schools

Diablo Magazine

2021

December 17, 2021

Fatal crashes persisted on Bay Area roadways during pandemic even as traffic dramatically declined

San Francisco Chronicle


December 13, 2021

San Jose traffic fatalities near record levels for 2021

San José Spotlight

November 4, 2021

Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan killed by motorist while on morning walk

Oaklandside


October 25, 2021

Oakland could soon reduce speed limits on dangerous streets. Will that make them safer?

Oaklandside

October 15, 2021

Why Cars Don't Deserve the Right of Way

The Atlantic

October 12, 2021

How to Make Streets Safer for Pedestrians as Fatalities Rise

KQED Forum

October 2, 2021

Making Cycling Safer in Cali-Recent California Initiatives That Put Bicyclist Safety First

San Francisco Examiner

September 21, 2021

Oakland's roadways are among the deadliest in California. Help us investigate why

Oaklandside

June 22,2021

Traffic deaths increased during the pandemic. The toll fell more heavily on Black residents, report shows.

Washington Post


June 3, 2021

A new proposed warning label for cars could protect pedestrians

Scripps National News

May 24, 2021

Should SUVs Get a Pedestrian Warning Label?

Bloomberg CityLab


April 20, 2021

Speed safety cameras would make school zones safer

Cal Matters


April 14, 2021

Roadway Safety Townhall: Equitable Solutions for Traffic Safety

Rebecca Kaplan, Oakland Vice Mayor

March 18, 2021

Fewer jobs, more wine: California's deadly COVID year in charts

The Mercury News


March 9, 2021

The Emptier Roads of 2020 Were More Lethal

Bloomberg CityLab


March 7, 2021

Bike Lane Data Science with Offer Grembek

BikeTalk


March, 2021

2020 Grant Program Highlights: University of California, Berkeley SafeTREC Transportation Injury Mapping System (TIMS)

California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS)

February 5, 2021

Active Transportation Safety Data Tools

Active Transportation Resource Center