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A global study of 117 cities finds Australian capitals have fairly poor access by car. Public transport, cycling and walking access is better than in the US, but not as good as in Europe and China.
New evidence suggests some motorists recognise the risks associated with speeding, but continue to offend anyway.
Left turns are dangerous and cause a lot of unnecessary traffic.
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Left turns are dangerous and slow down traffic. One solution? Get rid of them. New research shows that limiting left turns at busy intersections would improve safety and reduce frustrating backups.
Being an Formula 1 driver is harder than it looks.
It might look easy driving a car around a track but it takes a lot of targeted training to be a good F1 driver.
Electric vehicles can have more than one source of power, meaning they can be controlled better.
Incidents of road accidents are on the rise in Ghana.
Authority culpability as a facet of road accidents has been overlooked in Ghana.
Following these simple steps can help to keep your holiday memorable in the best possible way.
Active travel has become attractive to a degree not seen for decades. Policy needs to follow.
For anyone thinking about traveling during the pandemic, COVID-19 testing can be an important, but not all-powerful, tool.
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Over the approaching holidays, people around the world will want to travel to see friends and family. Getting tested for the coronavirus can make this safer, but testing alone is not a perfect answer.
Car use and cycling have soared to above pre-pandemic levels in our biggest cities (Melbourne is an obvious exception). Walking is not far behind, but public transport is being shunned.
Millennials are less likely to drive than older generations.
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Research shows that millennials don’t drive as much as previous generations, largely because of their beliefs.
Our research calculates how dangerous different vehicles are to other people.
Taxi drivers were exposed to the highest levels of pollution.
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Taxi drivers are exposed to twice the level of pollution compared to other drivers.
Vision is the most important source of information on which driving conduct is based. Poor vision of drivers has been found to be the cause of many accidents.
When you head out onto the road, there’s always a chance that you might encounter a driver who has a vision problem, putting his or her driving at risk. Regulations need to change.
Transportation and food are two major contributors to household emissions.
The typical American’s annual household carbon footprint is over five times the world per capita average.
Without off-street space, vehicle residents crowd available public parking in Seattle. May 8, 2016.
Many cities have no standard method for counting the number of people who live in their cars. This means that their issues are often overlooked in policies designed to help the homeless.
When computers take the wheel, the emotive aspect of driving will change significantly.
From Alexa and Siri to intelligent speed assistance, there’s a lot of technology competing for our attention while driving,
A guide from an EU law expert for British citizens who will be elsewhere in the EU on a no-deal Brexit day.
Baby boomers have shown the fastest rise in rates of alcohol and drug misuse in the last 15 years.