24 November 2020

Thanksgiving Most Dangerous Day for Home Fires

The sheer number of cooks hitting the kitchen on Thanksgiving results in a national home fire risk three times that of an average day.

11 November 2020

AAA Donates $74,000 in Traffic Safety Grants to Michigan First Responders

After reviewing 185 applications, AAA awarded a total of $74,000 to 10 first responders across the state. 

30 January 2020

Fatal Crashes Involving Drivers Who Test Positive for Marijuana Increase After State Legalizes Drug

According to new research, the share of drivers who, after a fatal crash, tested positive for active THC has doubled since the state of Washington legalized marijuana in December 2012.

23 December 2019

AAA URGES MOTORISTS TO CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAYS SAFELY

With the holiday season upon us, AAA-The Auto Club Group is issuing a statewide Holiday Reminder urging motorists to take extra precautions NOW to help make their celebrations safe.

06 December 2019

AAA OFFERS FREE GREAT PRETENDERS PARTY GUIDE

As part of its ongoing commitment to traffic safety advocacy and  drunk/drugged  driving prevention,  AAA is making a print and online version of its The Great Pretenders Party Guide available at no cost to the public.  

07 November 2019

Addressing Changes in Driving Comfort Early Can Keep Older Adults Driving Safer, Longer

In order to extend their mobility and reduce risk on the road, AAA recommends older drivers consult a healthcare professional when feelings of driving discomfort arise.

 

17 July 2019

AAA Offers Safety Tips as Heatwave Hits Michigan

With forecasts predicting temperatures in the high 90s  and heat indices in the 100s, AAA offers safety tips to help motorists keep their children, pets and vehicles safe during what is expected to be the hottest weather so far this summer season.

16 July 2019

AAA: Vehicle Escape Tools Are a Lifesaver - In the Right Situation

New research from AAA reveals that most vehicle escape tools, intended to quickly aid passengers trapped in a car following an accident, will break tempered side windows, but none were able to penetrate laminated glass.

20 May 2019

Record-Breaking Michigan Memorial Day Holiday Travel Forecast

Memorial Day signals the beginning of the summer travel season. It also signals a higher risk time for unsafe driving, motor vehicle crashes and fatalities. In a unified effort to help prevent traffic deaths and injuries, AAA Michigan, the Detroit Tigers, Michigan State Police and local law enforcement agencies have teamed up to promote a safer summer.

03 May 2019

AAA Michigan and SEMCOG Team Up for Spring Traffic Safety Campaign

As warmer spring weather leads to increased outdoor activity, AAA and SEMCOG, the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments, are teaming up to encourage people throughout Southeast Michigan to walk, bike, and drive safely.