March 2021

Thursday, March 25, 2021

Ditch the Distractions

Distracted driving is the leading cause of fatal crashes in New Jersey. Driver inattention was a contributing factor in at least 28 percent of all fatal crashes, according to the State Police. Nationwide it claimed…

Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Clocks Spring Ahead for Daylight Saving Time this Weekend

Losing an hour of sleep may not seem like a big deal, but changes to sleeping patterns can be dangerous. Drowsy driving contributed to an estimated 91,000 crashes and 795 fatalities in 2017. You can help prevent drowsy driving-related crashes by following these safety tips.

Friday, March 5, 2021

Preventing Traumatic Brain Injuries

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month. Motor vehicle crashes are a leading cause of traumatic brain injuries in New Jersey and nationwide. Street Smart NJ partners with the Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey and other…