03 October 2019

AAA Warns Pedestrian Detection Systems Don't Work When Needed Most

New research from AAA reveals that automatic emergency braking systems with pedestrian detection perform inconsistently, and proved to be completely ineffective at night. 

11 September 2019

AAA, Children's Hospital of Michigan Foundation and Metro-Detroit Safe Kids Team Up to Host Seat Check Saturday

As part of National Child Passenger Safety Week (Sep 15-21), AAA is teaming up with Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation and partners to host Seat Check Saturday.

06 September 2019

AAA Traffic Safety Grant Awarded to Mundy Township Fire Department

The $639.95 AAA Traffic Safety grant funded the purchase of traffic safety equipment.

06 September 2019

AAA Traffic Safety Grant Awarded to Carleton Police Department

The $731.15 AAA Traffic Safety Grant funded the purchase of traffic incident management equipment.

29 August 2019

Red Light Running Deaths Hit 10 Year High

More than two people are killed every day on U.S. roads by impatient and reckless drivers blowing through red lights, according to data analysis performed by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.

22 August 2019

AAA’s Annual Statewide “School’s Open - Drive Carefully” Campaign Kicks off the School Year

Over 1.5 million children across Michigan will head back to school, with 10 percent of those children typically walking or biking to their classes. 

14 August 2019

University-Bound Peck High Grad Earns AAA Student Safety Patrol Scholarship

Abbey Bullis will start her first year of college with a $2,500 scholarship earned in the 25th annual AAA Michigan School Safety Patrol Scholarship Program.

14 August 2019

University-Bound Troy Athens Grad Earns AAA Student Safety Patrol Scholarship

Madeline (Maddie) Purvis will start her first year of college with a $2,500 scholarship earned as part of the 25th annual AAA Michigan School Safety Patrol Scholarship Program. 

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.