What happened to the white monuments to Portland traffic victims

For a couple of days in November,  you may have seen one of these white silhouettes along the Portland roadsides. The silhouettes—about 130 of in the Portland metro area—represented victims of motor vehicle crashes. They were created by Oregon and SW Washington Families for Safe Streets. Families and friends of the crash victims marked the… Learn More »

3 lessons from a real pedestrian accident

Laura Bliss was walking through a crosswalk when she was struck by a car making a left turn. A writer and editor, Bliss wrote a first-person account of what she learned from this experience. The full story is here, but what stands out in her account are the mistakes she made after that crash. Here… Learn More »