Force of train hitting car compared to car crushing soda can

According to the Federal Railroad Administration Office of Safety Analysis, in 2015 there were 2,059 train crossing incidents reported nationally, resulting in 244 deaths and 967 injuries. These accidents are a deadly and too common occurrence. The organization Operation Lifesaver offers a grim statistic, estimating that a motorist is 20 times more likely to die […]


Back to School Safety

With most Iowa students headed back to school his week, it means our streets will be much busier. We want to remind our readers to use extra caution during your morning commute, as we all re-acclimate to sharing the road with school buses; student walkers, bicyclists, and drivers. By following some of these safety tips, […]


Don’t Pokemon Go and Drive

In just seven days after its launch, Pokemon Go reached an astonishing 10 million downloads, and has since been downloaded more than 30 million times, making it the fastest ever for any mobile application. In just two short weeks the Pokemon Go phenomena has brought people of all walks of life together, players are gathering […]