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Orlando Named Most Dangerous City for Pedestrians

A new report says Orlando is the most dangerous metro area for pedestrians, and three other Florida cities are also at the top of the list. The report released Tuesday by the National Complete Streets Coalition says the Tampa, Jacksonville …

Pedestrians, Cyclists Need Consistency at Rail Crossings

The risk of pedestrian and bicycle accidents at railroad grade crossings would decrease with sustained enforcement and education by local governments, along with consistency in design standards for warning devices, according to a study by the Urban Transportation Center at …

Police in Vermont Town to Focus on Pedestrian Safety

Police in a Vermont town that has seen a rash of pedestrian accidents is cracking down on pedestrian safety. Two pedestrians have died in Brattleboro in the last two months. There have also been a number of non-fatal accidents involving …