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Sidewalk riding may be controversial, but it's protecting e-scooter riders from crashes with motor vehicles.

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Recommended 2020 models for teen drivers

Recommended 2020 models for teen drivers

Parents shopping for a safe and reliable 2020 model for their teen driver can consult a new list compiled by Consumer Reports and IIHS.

Crash rates fall for drivers in their 70s

Crash rates fall for drivers in their 70s

Better health, safer vehicles and various policy interventions have prevented a spike in crashes as a result of the aging U.S. population.

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Driving with kids

Our online guide can help you choose the right type of seat for your child and use it correctly.

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For decades, IIHS has been a leader in finding out what works and doesn't work to prevent motor vehicle crashes from happening in the first place and to minimize injuries in the crashes that still occur.