Michigan Office of Highway Safety Planning Michigan House Bill Would Require Motorists To Give Wide Berth To Bikes By Rick Pluta • Mar 22, 2018 Pixabay / pixabay.com The state House has approved a bill to require vehicles to keep a distance of at least three feet when passing bicyclists. Listen Listening... / 0:31 Rick Pluta reports on the passing of a new bike safety bill by the Michigan State House. Survey On Distracted Driving Yields Shocking Results On Young Michigan Motorists By Lisa Barry • Dec 5, 2016 Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org Even though it's illegal in Michigan, a high percent of young adult drivers admit to using social media while driving. Listen Listening... / 1:05 WEMU's Lisa Barry reports on a survey on using social media and/or texting while driving. 'Click It Or Ticket' Program Takes Effect This Memorial Day Weekend By Lisa Barry • May 26, 2016 State of Michigan / michigan.gov As the summer travel season gets underway, local law enforcement officials will be conducting their annual crackdown on seat belt use. Listen Listening... / 0:35 WEMU's Lisa Barry reports on the "Click It or Ticket" campaign taking effect this weekend. Washtenaw County And Other Areas Have Seen Increase In Drunk Driving Arrests By Jorge Avellan • May 13, 2016 Courtesy Photo / NHTSA Drunk driving is on the rise across Michigan. Listen Listening... / 0:38 WEMU's Jorge Avellan reports on the number of drunk driving arrests in Washtenaw County and the surrounding areas. Washtenaw County And State Traffic Fatalities Are On The Increase By Lisa Barry • May 10, 2016 Courtesy Photo / State of Michigan Despite continuing efforts to making driving more safe for motorists, the number of traffic fatalities are on the rise in our state. Listen Listening... / 0:40 WEMU's Lisa Barry reports on the increase of traffic-related deaths in Michigan. Law Enforcement Looking To Make Sure Children Are Buckled Up By Lisa Barry • May 3, 2016 Courtesy Photo / State of Michigan There's a new statewide campaign getting underway to remind motorists to make sure everyone is wearing a seat belt. Listen Listening... / 0:31 WEMU's Lisa Barry reports on a new campaign to encourage parents to buckle up their kids.