first http://peoriapublicradio.org en Illinois first in traffic safety study http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/illinois-first-traffic-safety-study <div>Illinois ranks first in a nationwide study surveying traffic safety laws. &nbsp;And according to the Illinois Department of Transportation, teen driving fatalities were at an all-time low in 2013. Even so, the organization Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety says more teen driving laws could cut down on fatalities further. &nbsp;The group’s president, Jackie Gillan, says vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death of teens nationwide. She says Illinois is no exception.</div><p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 22:48:55 +0000 Alex Rusciano 18351 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Illinois first in traffic safety study