If you’ve ever driven through Atlanta, you’re likely well acquainted with the road rage that runs rampant throughout the city’s...
If you’ve ever driven through Atlanta, you’re likely well acquainted with the road rage that runs rampant throughout the city’s streets. In recent years, videos of such rage have surfaced showing unfathomable acts of violence and reckless behavior – all because someone got cut off in traffic. Many argue road rage accidents have not [...]Brenda
Why Are Pedestrian Fatalities Increasing Each Year in Georgia? Since 2008, the rate of pedestrian deaths in Georgia has steadily increased. In 2014, 163 pedestrians in Georgia lost their lives. In 2016, the death toll increased to 232. As of December 21st, 2017, a total of 253 people in Georgia died in pedestrian-related traffic [...]RideSafe GA
According to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, in 2017 there were 37,133 total fatalities involving motor vehicle crashes in the USA. That total was the result of 34,247 crashes that involved one fatality or more. In the state of Georgia, there were 1,540 fatalities from 1,440 fatal crashes. in 2017. Nearly [...]Ride Safe Georgia
Below are the crash statistics for Georgia in 2018, as reported by police departments and the Georgia State Patrol. The statistics below reflect the reports entered into the Georgia state crash repository by each agency. NAME JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC TOTAL GA State Patrol (Post 0) 5,980 […]Ride Safe Georgia
Below you can see data for the number of traffic citations and impaired driving arrests from 2011-2017. The total number of safety belt citations, impaired driving arrests and speeding citations have all been trending downward since their peaks in 2014. Type 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Safety Belt Citations 193,727 190,042 189,531 [...]Ride Safe Georgia