Elizabeth Carey Annual “School’s Open—Drive Carefully” campaign kicks off By Kyle S. Mackie • Aug 27, 2019 Kyle S. Mackie/WBFO News The AAA’s annual back-to-school campaign reminding motorists to drive carefully around schools and school buses kicked off Tuesday in Buffalo. When should older drivers hang up their keys? By Chris Caya • Aug 15, 2018 AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety A new study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety shows nearly 83 percent of older drivers never speak to family or a physician about their safe driving ability. Spare tires becoming less common in new cars By Terra Harter • Oct 20, 2017 Creative Commons Reflecting a growing trend in the automotive industry, a study conducted by AAA shows one-third of 2017 model year vehicles do not come equipped with a spare tire. Summer months bring increased risk for teen drivers By Dominic LoVallo • Jun 1, 2017 AAA of Western and Central New York The warm-weather months have arrived and many nervous parents are hoping their teenagers will avoid the temptations of distracted driving in what AAA calls the 100 Deadliest Days of the year. Long lines, crowded roads expected for holiday travelers By Patrick Koster • Nov 23, 2016 File photo If you plan on traveling over the Thanksgiving holiday, you’ll have plenty of company. This year will mark the eighth consecutive year travel volume is expected to increase.