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Key Conversations: How To Have ‘The Talk’ About When to Stop Driving

Many caregivers and family members wrestle with when and how to have a conversation with an aging parent or loved one about whether it’s safe for them to continue operating a car. They may be asking the questions: how old is too old to drive? How should I talk with my parents about when to stop driving? Is it okay to take the keys away from an aging parent? 

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Can Fully Autonomous Vehicles Help Drive Away Stress?

Can self-driving cars help drive away stress?

Car Crashes Don’t Seem Preventable – But Are They?

What if we developed technology that could help prevent car crashes from happening in the first place?

New AP Stylebook Guidance Clarifies Language We Use About Self-Driving

The Associated Press Stylebook, long used as a touchstone for guidance on correct use of language in news, announced a historic update that is sure to clarify and shape conversations around self-driving technology and autonomous vehicles.

10 Innovations That Make Driving Safer, and What Comes Next

June is National Safety Month, an important time to continue the dialogue about road safety, how far we’ve come, and where we are going.

National Safety Month: Can Self-Driving Cars and Cyclists Safely Coexist?

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 857 bicyclists were killed in traffic crashes in the United States in 2018. June is National Safety Month and an important time to consider how we can create a safer future for cyclists.

Your Top Self-Driving Safety Questions Answered

As fully self-driving cars become a more common sight on America’s roadways, you’re probably curious about what that means for road safety. We’ve answered your top questions about fully self-driving cars, in addition to compiling the helpful research you need to feel better informed about this new technology.

Ride Into a Safer Future: A Self-Driving Curriculum

Learn what every teenager should know about road safety and get an inside look at the future of fully self-driving technology with this self-guided curriculum for high schoolers.

Teen Driver Safety Week: The top 6 things you may not know… and what you can do

National Teen Driver Safety Week began October 20th! Our organization, Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD), was founded with a mission to empower youth to protect their own safety, but we believe teen driver safety matters to us all, regardless of whether you are a teen, have a teen in your family, or simply share the road with teens.

New report reveals urgent need for pedestrian safety

According to the report, the number of pedestrian deaths has increased 35% in ten years.

Drug-impaired driving makes our roads less safe

We all want to arrive at our destinations safely. As summer vacation season peaks and highways fill with millions of travelers, it is important to continue to be aware of some of the major factors impacting road safety.

Here are five ways Waymo prioritizes safety

To celebrate June as National Safety Month, let’s explore how safety is built into fully self-driving car technology. Here, we’ll take a look at a few of the ways Waymo’s fully self-driving vehicles are designed with safety built in to protect everyone on the road, from passengers to cyclists and other road users and even first responders.

Pledge to just drive for distracted driving awareness month

Each day, at least nine Americans die and 100 are injured in distracted driving crashes. Tragically, 100% of these crashes are preventable. April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month so it’s an important opportunity to look at some of the factors distracting human drivers, and what we can do about it.

Waymo & AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah team up to educate the public on self-driving

Today, AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah is joining Waymo and our many partners in our mission to increase awareness and education about how self-driving technology can address road safety and mobility challenges.