Letters

Letter in Support of Bills on Seat Belts and Automated Enforcement in Massachusetts

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On October 13, 2021, Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety (Advocates) sent a letter to the Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security, General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.  The letter voiced support for Senate Bill (S) 1591…

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Washington Post Letter to the Editor by Cathy Chase and Jack Gillis

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We are still miles from achieving safe and fully autonomous vehicles. On this trajectory, incremental steps could save thousands of lives. Crash-avoidance technologies, such as automatic emergency brakes (AEB), are available and effective.

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Missouri Times Op-Ed by Cathy Chase on Traffic Safety Laws

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These are dangerous times for Missouri motorists and road users. Crash fatalities skyrocketed to a 13-year high in 2020, with nearly 1,000 deaths, including 120 pedestrians, according to the Missouri Department of Transportation (MODOT).

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Letter to the Editor by Michelle DuBarry on Transportation and Infrastructure Legislation

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We need DeFazio to keep fighting for this and other safety improvements in the House bill before a package is sent to the president who, like me, has endured the loss of a young child.

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