DriverZ, by IMPROVLearning, Requires Motion to Handle Alarming Surge in Pedestrian Fatalities
DriverZ Texas emphasizes the importance of equipping new drivers with the knowledge and skills necessary to anticipate and avoid potential dangers on the road, including pedestrian collisions.
DriverZ, a recognized leader in driver education, echoes concerns over the recent surge in pedestrian fatalities in the United States. With pedestrian deaths reaching a 41-year high nationwide and Texas ranking among the top 10 most dangerous states for pedestrians, DriverZ calls for increased emphasis on new driver training and highlights its commitment to promoting pedestrian safety.
As reported by Spectrum News 1, according to an analysis by the Governors Highway Safety Association, pedestrian fatalities in traffic crashes soared to a record-breaking 41-year high in 2022, with a projected 7,508 pedestrian deaths reported across 49 states and Washington, D.C. This alarming trend demands immediate attention and action to ensure the safety of all road users. Additionally, a study conducted by the Ohio-based Fitch Law Firm, and reported by the Houston Chronicle, reveals a distressing 40 percent increase in pedestrian deaths over the past decade in Texas, highlighting the urgent need for comprehensive measures to address this issue.
DriverZ Texas emphasizes the importance of equipping new drivers with the knowledge and skills necessary to anticipate and avoid potential dangers on the road, including pedestrian collisions. The company is committed to promoting safe driving practices and advocating for enhanced driver training programs that prioritize pedestrian safety.
Gary Alexander, CEO of DriverZ, states, “The escalating number of pedestrian collisions is a matter of great concern. We believe that effective driver education plays a critical role in addressing this issue. By utilizing our SPIDERMethod to equip new drivers with the necessary skills and knowledge to anticipate and avoid potential dangers, we can make significant progress in reducing pedestrian-related collisions and creating safer road environments.”
DriverZ is dedicated to working closely with driver education programs, policymakers, and communities to raise awareness about the importance of pedestrian safety and advocate for enhanced training for new drivers. DriverZ’s core mission is to save lives by creating safer drivers. More information on DriverZ in Texas can be found at https://www.driverz.com/driving-schools-texas/.
DriverZ, a division of IMPROVLearning, is a leading provider of driver training programs focused on equipping drivers with the necessary knowledge and skills to navigate the roads safely. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, DriverZ offers comprehensive training that instills responsible driving habits, prioritizes road safety, and promotes pedestrian awareness.
Eileen Muñoz- Director of Partnerships