GHSA Publications

Each year, GHSA publishes reports for its members and partners on a variety of pressing highway safety issues. Our member newsletter, Directions in Highway Safety, requires a member login and can be found on our Members Only website.

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Annual Report
July 26, 2017

GHSA's latest Annual Report highlights the Association's activities and accomplishments throughout the 2017 Fiscal Year (July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017).


Mission Not Accomplished
October 12, 2016

While the rate of teen driver-involved crashes has declined significantly over the last decade, there is still signficant work to be done.


Highlights of Association Activity
July 15, 2016

GHSA's latest report covers Association accomplishments for its Fiscal Year 2016: July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016. It presents high-level data for the Fiscal Year and focuses on GHSA's work in the following areas:


Under Their Influence: The New Teen Safe Driving Champions
October 19, 2015

This publication examines adults—other than parents—who have the opportunity to influence teen decision-making about driving and showcases several safe driving initiatives.


Distracted & Dangerous: Helping States Keep Teens Focused on the Road
August 26, 2015

This report, made possible with funding from State Farm®, looks at nearly two dozen state policy, enforcement and education initiatives to help keep teen drivers' focus off their smartphones and on the road.


Getting It To Click! Connecting Teens And Seat Belt Use
July 8, 2014

This report, made possible with funding from The Allstate Foundation, details promising programs and practices that states are using to encourage teens to wear their seat belts every time they drive or ride in a vehicle.


Speeding-Related Fatal Crashes Among Teen Drivers and Opportunities for Reducing the Risks
June 25, 2013

From 2000 to 2011, 19,447 fatal crashes involving teen drivers were speeding-related. Despite a significant drop in overall fatal teen driving crashes during that same time frame, speeding has actually grown slightly as a contributing factor.


Promoting Parent Involvement in Teen Driving: An In-Depth Look at the Importance and the Initiatives
May 2, 2013

This publication examines the critical role parents play in helping their teens survive their driving years, looking at how parents can support – or supplement – state graduated driver licensing (GDL) laws to help their teens develop into good, safe drivers.