The Institutes

Study: Red-Light Cameras Reduce Crashes in Baton Rouge

 Wednesday, July 3, 2013

 Insurance Journal

It’s been five years since Baton Rouge launched a traffic light camera program, and data released recently shows drops in both traffic crashes and violations at the selected intersections. The Advocate reports Baton Rouge’s Department of Public Works evaluated intersections where traffic cameras were installed in 2008 and 2009 by comparing the average number of crashes in the years before and after the cameras took effect. The study showed a sharp decline in right-angle crashes — considered the most dangerous type of collisions — but also showed slight increases in rear-end crashes.

IIHS Research Finds Red Light Cameras Do Save Lives

 Thursday, July 28, 2016


Study Ranks Baton Rouge 2nd Worst U.S. City For Driver Safety

 Tuesday, June 14, 2016

 The New Orleans Advocate

IIHS Study: Rear cameras help drivers see behind them

 Monday, May 5, 2014

 Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

Study: No Evidence Cell Phone Bans Reduce Crashes

 Friday, July 8, 2011

 Fox News

Red-Light Cameras Lower Traffic Deaths, Agency Claims

 Tuesday, February 1, 2011

 The New York Times

Study: Texting Bans Don’t Reduce Crashes

 Friday, December 17, 2010

 Insurance Journal