Tag Archives: Traffic safety

Reversing the Trend: How Will U.S. Reduce, Eliminate Fatal Traffic Crashes

It was not much of a surprise to the people who work to make the nation’s transportation system safer when the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recently released preliminary numbers showing traffic deaths had increased nearly 8 percent in 2015 … Continue reading

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Tuning In: Pokemon Go #Safety Message

Not every current event is appropriate for a transportation social media feed. But the folks at Washington State Department of Transportation continue to show off their deft ability to connect with their audiences by tying in with the latest Pokemon … Continue reading

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Using the Un-Dead to Save the Living: Driving Dead Series Hits Its Target

It was a little more than a year ago that I wrote about an innovative transportation safety awareness campaign, the Driving Dead Series, that was being launched by the Illinois Department of Transportation. It seemed strange¬†to feature zombies in a … Continue reading

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Talking Work Zone Safety: “He’s the best dad ever”

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) ¬†and its partners — the California Highway Patrol, California Office of Highway Safety, California Department of Motor Vehicles and Impact Teen Drivers — recently launched a new work zone safety campaign featuring Caltrans employees … Continue reading

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