This photo is from Delaware's latest safety plan to reduce highway fatalities.

Del. ranked 49th in passenger fatalities in car crashes

Ken MammarellaGovernment, Headlines

Delaware ranks 49th – and it’s better to be at the bottom of this list – of the most dangerous states to be a car passenger. The ranking comes from looking at data on fatal crashes from 2017 to 2021 from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, specifically the number of passengers involved in fatal crashes and the number of …

Delaware drivers are the least likely to have experienced road rage. (Jacek Dylag photo from Unsplash)

Survey on road rage calls Del. drivers the most polite

Ken MammarellaCulture, Headlines

Delaware ranks No. 1 among the states for the most polite drivers, a new survey has found. Forbes Advisor surveyed 10,000 licensed drivers who own at least one car on nine metrics. At least 200 were interviewed in each state. Arizona got the dishonor of having the worst road rage, with Rhode Island second. The map that accompanies the survey …