It's not a big surprise that California leads the nation, year after year, in bicycle fatalities. We have the most people. We have more bicyclists. We have the most miles of roads and highways of any other state. And we know that the car is king in California.
Zero traffic fatalities -- that's the ambitious goal set this past week by the Transportation Department. Zero, zip, nada.
For a long time we at Cutter Law have been issuing warnings about the dangers of texting while driving. But a new study suggests that another smartphone activity is replacing texting as the deadliest behavior - using apps.
Every year the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety lists which vehicles were involved in the most fatal crashes.