ESSENCE Poll: Which Mode of Transportation Makes You Feel Safest?

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With railroad and airplane accidents in the news, we want to know what you think is the safest way to get around.

Planes, trains and automobiles are reliable, often necessary ways to get around but they can also be pretty dangerous.

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On Wednesday, news broke of a TransAsia Airways plane crashing into a busy roadway before landing in a river in Taiwan. Just yesterday, there was deadly railroad crash when a Metro North train hit an SUV and burst into flame.

These back-to-back reports about accidents are enough to make you want walk everywhere you go. But we can't let fear of travel keep us in stuck in the house. We want to know: which mode of transportation makes you feel safest? Take our poll and let us know your favorite way to get around in the comments below.

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QUESTION:
Which mode of transportation makes you feel safest?
Plane
16%
Train
15%
Car
55%
Bus
8%
Boat
6%
Total votes: 136

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