Recent Streetsblog SF posts about Pedestrian Safety

Taken last April at Townsend and Lusk. Photo: Walk SF's "Scooters Behaving Badly" page

Stiffer Fines for Illegally Parking a 20-pound Scooter than a 20,000-pound Truck?

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Note: GJEL Accident Attorneys regularly sponsors coverage on Streetsblog San Francisco and Streetsblog California. Unless noted in the story, GJEL Accident Attorneys is not consulted for the content or editorial direction of the sponsored content. Earlier this month the SFMTA’s permit program for scooter shares went into effect, effectively banning Bird, Spin and Lime scooters from the […]
London Breed with Scott Wiener and Assessor-Recorder Carmen Chu. Photo: Breed for Mayor Facebook page

Advocates React to London Breed’s Election

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It was a tough race, but yesterday candidate Mark Leno finally conceded to London Breed. “As mayor, I will create more housing and help those struggling with homelessness, drug addiction, and mental illness get the support and services they need,” wrote Breed in a tweet about her victory. Speaking of housing, nobody in the urbanist/safe and […]
A map of pedestrian injuries between 2005 and 2010 using data from the Department of Public Health

SPUR Talk: The Importance of Good Data in Achieving Vision Zero

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Note: GJEL Accident Attorneys regularly sponsors coverage on Streetsblog San Francisco and Streetsblog California. Unless noted in the story, GJEL Accident Attorneys is not consulted for the content or editorial direction of the sponsored content. Before cities can make streets safer, they need good data on collisions–and that data has to be collected well, processed well, and […]