Latest News

Pedestrians at serious risk when drivers are 'permitted' to turn left

A study to examine driver behavior in permitted left turns has identified what researchers call an "alarming" level of risk to pedestrians crossing the street -- about 4-9 percent of the time, drivers don't even bother to look and see if there are people in the way. The danger to pedestrians, who have a false sense of security, is far higher than had been realized.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Why do so many seniors with memory loss and dementia never get tested?

  • 'Off switch' for pain discovered: Activating the adenosine A3 receptor subtype is key to powerful pain relief

  • Full-day preschool linked with increased school readiness compared with part-day

  • Diagnosing deafness early will help teenagers' reading development

  • Why do people with autism see faces differently?

  • Sportswomen still second best to sportsmen, in the press

  • Inpatient psychotherapy is effective in Germany

  • How various brain areas interact in decisions

  • Pleasure at another's misfortune is evident in children as young as two

  • Isolation of important centres in brain results in age-related memory deficits

  •