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.

21 January 2020

AAA – The Auto Club Group Urges Motorists to Slow Down, Move Over to Protect Tow Operators, First Responders

The campaign is aimed at reminding motorists of Michigan’s Slow Down, Move Over law and reducing deaths and injuries along Michigan road ways.

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.

17 December 2019

Long-Term Use of Advanced Driver Assistance Technologies Can Result in Disengaged Drivers

Drivers with experience using advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) like adaptive cruise control and lane-keeping assist, were nearly twice as likely to engage in distracted driving while using the systems compared to when they were driving without the systems.

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.

 

31 October 2019

AAA Reminds Motorists: Don't Veer for Deer

With many people preparing to head out for the start of the Firearm Deer Hunting Season, it is important to remember that almost 50 percent of vehicle-deer crashes occur in Michigan during the months of October, November and December

30 October 2019

AAA Trick or Treat Street Safety Alert

AAA is sending out its annual statewide Trick or Treat Street Safety Alert for children and adults. Halloween can be one of the most deadly nights of the year for both pedestrians and motorists

21 October 2019

Number of Licensed Teen Drivers on the Rise

More than 60% of teens got their driver’s license before the age of 18, according to new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.

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.