Compared to the same month in 2018, traffic volume in the U.S. was down in February. The 12-month rolling average sets new record.
Travel volume in February decreased on a year-over-year basis. This is the first time that monthly traffic volume has declined compared to the previous year since September 2018. Since the decline in September monthly traffic volume had increased for four straight months until the February decline.
Increased driving, coupled with the higher numbers of new, insured vehicles, has supported higher collision repair industry volume and auto physical damage insurance claims across the U.S. over the past several