April 19, 2019

Gov. Jay Inslee today signed into law updated regulations on car-seat and booster-seat use in Washington state.  The updated law will go into effect on Jan. 1, 2020.

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November 21, 2018

If you're traveling for the Apple Cup football game or another Thanksgiving event, physician Beth Ebel offers guidance about getting there safely, with specific tips for people who will take part in tailgaing parties. 

April 18, 2018

While older drivers as a group have a relatively high rate of car crashes, few validated tools exist to evaluate an individual’s crash risk and to help older adults make the life-altering decision to give up their car keys.

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine this week recommended that middle and high schools should start classes no earlier than 8:30 a.m.

Laws intended to curb distracted driving, mainly targeting cell phone use, have not kept pace with technology and can be difficult to enforce, according a new study led by University of Washington researchers.

Statistics show that, with increasing age, some drivers fail to grasp when their faculties slip into a territory that makes driving more dangerous.

Three prescription sleeping aids are associated with an increase in motor vehicle crashes, according to a study by the University of Washington School of Pharmacy and the Group Health Research Institute.

In Washington state's first study to examine driver use of electronic devices, UW investigators saw that more drivers were engaging with such devices behind the wheel than previous

Fifty-one summers after he first clambered into a truck cab, Bob Olson is still driving long-haul.

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