Associate Members: Issue Advocacy

Issue Advocacy

GHSA Associate Members listed below are organizations or individuals who advocate for various traffic safety issues at the local, state or national level. Learn more about GHSA’s Associate Membership program and how to apply here.


During more than a century of public service, AAA has been a leader and advocate for the safety and security of all travelers.

Adult Driver Services/Driver Safety Consultants, Inc.

Adult Driver Services/Driver Safety Consultants, Inc. (ADS/DSC) promotes driver safety and education through the evaluation, testing and training in the safe operation of a motor vehicle.


Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking.

American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA)

Founded in 1933, AAMVA serves North American motor vehicle and law enforcement agencies to accomplish their missions.


B.R.A.K.E.S. (Be Responsible and Keep Everyone Safe) is an organization that provides free advanced driver’s education through its Teen Pro-Active Driving Course program.

Beer Institute

Beer Institute is the national trade association for the brewing industry, representing both large and small brewers, as well as importers and industry suppliers.

Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance

Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) is an international not-for-profit organization comprised of motor carrier safety officials and industry representatives.

Diagnostic Driving, Inc.

Diagnostic Driving, Inc. is a Philadelphia-based technology company delivering the only validated, virtual driving test proven to assess the ability to avoid collisions. 


DRIVE SMART Virginia is a nonprofit organization charged with raising awareness and changing behavior to improve the safety of the roadways of the Commonwealth. works to educate teens and adults about the dangers of distracted driving using science-based presentations. To learn more, visit

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) is a nonprofit national career and technical student organization specializing in Family and Consumer Sciences education in schools.

FIA Foundation

The FIA Foundation has an international reputation for innovative philanthropy, environmental research and interventions, and advocacy in the areas of road traffic injury prevention.

Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility

The Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility ( is a leader in the fight to eliminate drunk driving and underage drinking and is funded by distillers to promote responsible decision-making regarding beverage alcohol.

Impact Teen Drivers

Impact Teen Drivers develops and promotes evidence-based education and strategies to save lives and reduce injuries and fatalities caused by reckless and distracted driving.

John R. Elliott HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers

The mission of the John R. Elliott HERO Campaign is to prevent drunk driving tragedies by promoting the use of safe and sober designated drivers.


MADD is a nonprofit grassroots organization working to stop drunk driving, support the victims of this violent crime and prevent underage drinking. For more information, visit

Motorcycle Safety Foundation

Motorcycle Safety Foundation is an internationally recognized developer of rider education curricula, public awareness campaigns and other programs designed to make motorcycling safer and more enjoyable.

National Association of State Motorcycle Safety Administrators

National Association of State Motorcycle Safety Administrators is an information exchange forum among state-sponsored motorcycle education programs to promote state-administered motorcycle safety programs.

National Association of Women Highway Safety Leaders

National Association of Women Highway Safety Leaders is a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization of leaders working nationwide to prevent and reduce deaths and injuries on our nation’s roadways.

National Coalition for Safer Roads

The National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR) helps save lives and protect communities by advocating for the use of automated traffic enforcement.

National Road Safety Foundation, Inc. (NRSF)

The National Road Safety Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit organization that for nearly 60 years has been dedicated to reducing deaths and injuries on our nation's roads.

National Safety Council

The National Safety Council (NSC) is the source of safety knowledge, education and resources.

Network of Employers for Traffic Safety (NETS)

NETS is an employer-led, private-public road safety nonprofit dedicated to reducing crashes, injuries, fatalities and crash-related costs. For more information, visit


RADD, "The Entertainment Industry's Voice for Road Safety," is a nonprofit organization that empowers celebrities and media partners to create positive attitudes about road safety. Visit for more information.


SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) is the nation’s leading youth peer-to-peer education, prevention, and activism organization.

Safer New Mexico Now

Since the inception, Safer New Mexico Now has worked in cooperation with the New Mexico Department of Transportation Traffic Safety Division to provide statewide coordination of traffic safety initiatives.

SmartDrive Foundation

SmartDrive Foundation was established in 2005 and is committed to creating opportunities in high schools across Delaware, Maryland and Pennsylvania.

The Magic of Life Foundation

Created in 2015, The Magic of Life Foundation delivers impaired driving prevention programs, helps children impacted by drunk driving and provide scholarships for student leaders who are making their communities safer.

ThinkFirst National Injury Prevention Foundation

ThinkFirst National Injury Prevention Foundation is in its 28th year of providing evidence-based injury prevention programs to students of all ages.

Transportation Improvement Association

Created in 1967, the Transportation Improvement Association (TIA) is committed to identifying transportation safety trends that negatively impact society.

U-Haul International

Since 1945, U-Haul has been the choice for the do-it-yourself mover.

Washington Regional Alcohol Program (WRAP)

Washington Regional Alcohol Program (WRAP) is an award-winning, public-private partnership working to prevent drunk driving and underage drinking in the Washington metropolitan area.