Ford Driving Skills for Life (Ford DSFL) is one of the nation's most comprehensive, award-winning, teen driver safety programs. Since its launch in 2003, the program has grown to operate in 46 countries and has trained more than one million new drivers. Ford DSFL teaches newly licensed drivers necessary skills for safe driving through behind-the-wheel training, online learning through The Academy, innovative classroom curriculum, peer-to-peer school programming and awareness campaigns, safe driving games, pledges and much more. For more resources and information online, visit www.drivingskillsforlife.com.
The Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility (Responsibility.org) 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. For more information, go to responsiblity.org.
The National Road Safety Foundation, Inc. (NRSF) is a nonprofit organization that for more than 55 years has been dedicated to reducing deaths and injuries on our nation's roads by promoting safe driving awareness and lifelong education. NRSF produces free traffic safety programs on distracted driving, drowsy driving, speed, impairment and a host of other safe driving issues. NRSF also sponsors contests to engage teens while promoting safe driving to their peers and their communities. For more information or to download free programs, visit www.nrsf.org.
Uber’s mission is to bring reliable transportation to everywhere, for everyone. The company started in 2010 to solve a simple problem: How do you get a ride at the touch of a button? Six years and more than 2 billion trips later, the company has started tackling an even greater challenge: reducing congestion and pollution in our cities by getting more people into fewer cars. Learn more at www.uber.com.
The mission of State Farm is to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected and realize their dreams. State Farm and its affiliates are the largest providers of auto and home insurance in the United States. Its 19,200 agents and 57,500 employees serve approximately 85 million policies and accounts – which includes auto, fire, life, health, commercial policies, and financial service accounts. Commercial auto insurance, along with coverage for renters, business owners, boats and motorcycles, is available. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company is the parent of the State Farm family of companies. State Farm is ranked No. 36 on the 2020 Fortune 500 list of largest companies. For more information, visit http://www.statefarm.com.
Acusensus Inc. was founded in 2018 with a mission to utilize advanced imaging and AI-enabled solutions to tackle difficult societal challenges. This organization’s major pioneering work is improving road safety, reducing injuries and fatalities resulting from illegal driving behavior. Acusensus’ solutions are designed and developed to have a positive and sustainable social impact, backed by a team full of passionate experts striving to make communities across the globe safer. Visit www.acusensus.com for additional information.
Check To Protect is a national campaign to encourage drivers to check the recall status of their vehicle and have open recalls fixed immediately. It is led by the National Safety Council (NSC), along with founding coalition partner FCA US (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles). Drivers can enter their Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to see if their car or truck has an open recall, and dealers will repair recalls free of charge. One in five vehicles on the road today has an unrepaired safety recall – including 42 million vehicles that still have a dangerous Takata airbag – posing an urgent risk to drivers and passengers. www.CheckToProtect.org
Our team of traffic safety experts has been building statewide repositories since 1998, helping states across the country, and their local municipalities, successfully bridge critical data gaps to optimize insights, resources, revenue and ultimately public safety. Our mission is to enable states to leverage the power of data-driven decisioning to drive strategic highway safety initiatives that save lives on US roadways. LexisNexis Coplogic Solutions is a national leader in statewide electronic crash reporting offering states customized solutions including crash data repositories and applications with advanced crash analytics and mapping tools, seamless integration with third party software, and assistance in uncovering alternative funding opportunities.
Michelin, the leading mobility company, is dedicated to enhancing its clients’ mobility, sustainably; designing and distributing the most suitable tires, services and solutions for its clients’ needs; providing digital services, maps and guides to help enrich trips and travels and make them unique experiences; and developing high-technology materials that serve a variety of industries. Headquartered in Greenville, S.C., Michelin North America (www.michelinman.com) has more than 21,400 employees and operates 19 major manufacturing plants.
The first Volvo rolled off the production line in Gothenburg way back in 1927 and since then, we’ve gone from strength to strength, creating world-changing innovations along the way. Safety is in our DNA. Our vision is that no one should be killed or seriously injured in a new Volvo by 2020 and we are committed to making driving easier and safer. Today, our technologies support you while driving, helping to prevent accidents and protecting you if one occurs.
Volvo Car Group produces a luxury range of cars that includes sedans, wagons and SUVs and has more than 31,000 employees worldwide. Volvo is also a global brand with manufacturing in Sweden, Belgium, China and soon the United States.
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Waymo’s mission is to make it safe and easy for people and things to get where they’re going. The Waymo Driver has the potential to improve the world's access to mobility while saving thousands of lives now lost to traffic crashes.
Dräger is dedicated to advancing traffic safety by supporting law enforcement, criminal justice and Department of Transportation regulated industries. To help achieve this goal, the company offers a complete portfolio of innovative solutions, including preliminary and evidential breath-alcohol testing and an oral fluid drug screening system with the lowest THC cutoff in the industry. Dräger also offers the most advanced breath-alcohol ignition interlock devices on the market. For more information, visit www.draeger.com.
Hound Labs is a breath technology that developed ultra-sensitive technology for non-invasive breath measurement. Utilizing this groundbreaking technology, the HOUND® MARIJUANA BREATHALYZER is the world’s first breathalyzer to rapidly and accurately measure recent marijuana use and alcohol in a person’s breath. The HOUND BREATHALYZER allows law enforcement to promote both safety and fairness in their communities because it can objectively identify individuals who used marijuana very recently and may be impaired, unlike other drug tests that may give positive results even if the person used many hours, days, or even weeks before getting behind the wheel.
Smart Start leads the way in the alcohol-monitoring industry as a worldwide manufacturer of advanced technology and custom-designed software. Built on convenience, Smart Start’s Ignition Interlocks and S.M.A.R.T. Mobile™ portable alcohol-monitoring device provide the greatest benefit at the lowest cost to both users and monitoring authorities. Our dependable, user-friendly technology is supported by a 24/7/365 Customer Care Center. With many service locations across the U.S. and an international footprint in 19 countries, Smart Start is Setting The Standard In Alcohol Monitoring Technology®. For more information, visit www.smartstartinc.com.
During more than a century of public service, AAA has been a leader and advocate for the safety and security of all travelers. AAA is dedicated to promoting traffic safety through education, advocacy and research. For more information about AAA's efforts, please visit us online at publicaffairs.aaa.com.
ADEPT Driver is the world leader in crash reduction training. We use neurocognitive assessment, instructional technology and behavioral intervention processes to improve drivers’ crash avoidance skills and behaviors. With the launch of our Advanced Driver program, we now have effective crash reduction programs for drivers of all ages. In addition, recent studies verify 28% fewer crashes and a 54% reduction in traffic violations after ADEPT Driver program completion. We have evolved into a sophisticated predictive analytics company, using AI and ML to predict crash risk using human factors. While many devices can identify symptoms of unsafe driving (e.g. you are speeding), our programs lead the industry in treating the underlying causes of crashes through validated skill improvement that results in behavioral change. Go to our website www.ADEPTdriver.com and see for yourself. Traffic Court Administrators: you need to see our large-scale studies on reducing traffic violations!
The Automotive Coalition for Traffic Safety (ACTS) is a nonprofit organization based in Virginia, supported by the world's leading light car and truck makers. The mission of ACTS is to research, promote, and educate highway and motor vehicle safety. Learn more at: https://www.actsautosafety.com/.
Safety is everybody’s business…safety planning is ours. Highway Safety Plans, Annual Reports and program area strategic safety plans are well worth the substantial time and effort they require, because they are essential to highway safety offices operations. After all, they impact such critical issues as impaired driving, occupant protection, motorcycle safety, traffic records and more. We assist state highway safety offices with these tasks as well as assessments, organizing and supporting coalitions, supporting traffic record coordinating committees, planning conferences, data analysis and Strategic Highway Safety Plan updates and implementation. Our highly trained and experienced professionals, several of whom have led state highway safety offices, understand your needs and challenges and bring the resources to meet your deadline-driven tasks. We handle the planning, so you can focus on the implementation. For more information, visit http://ghsa.camsysstaging.com/.
The Coalition of Ignition Interlock Manufacturers (CIIM) is a 501(c)(6) formed by the nation's leading manufacturers to combine member expertise and experience and speak with one voice to reduce the carnage caused by alcohol impaired drivers. We strive to bring the most credible, factual information on ignition interlocks to public policy discussions. Currently comprised of the nation’s leading interlock manufacturers, CIIM is open to any manufacturer certified for use and operating in one or more states. Visit www.ignitioninterlocksite.com.
Founded in 2013, Cruise's mission is to build the world's most advanced self-driving, all-electric vehicles that safely connect people to the places, things, and experiences they care about. Cruise is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices in Phoenix and Bellevue, WA.
Intoxalock is a leader in the ignition interlock device (IID) industry with a focus on providing customers with professional services and the most reliable alcohol monitoring devices available. The ignition interlock devices are easy to use as they are equipped with a simple blow pattern and one button keypad. Intoxalock staff know ignition interlock laws and regulations to help guide and educate customers through the process. The IID providers have locations across the U.S. To learn about Intoxalock, visit www.intoxalock.com.
Mercer Consulting Group LLC specializes in behavioral traffic safety programs including highway safety office management and administration, assessments, public policy and planning. For more information, visit us online at www.mercerconsultinggroup.com/.
Verra Mobility is a global leader in smart transportation and serves its customers by working behind the scenes to provide technology solutions to make mobility safer and easier. The company enables smarter roadways by providing integrated technology and serves its customers at the highest point of need. To learn more, visit: http://verramobility.com/.
Improving lives through research. Westat’s Center for Transportation, Technology & Safety Research staff are experts in examining driver behavior, conducting field research, developing and performing household travel surveys, and designing safety systems evaluations. Our experienced transportation safety professionals are supported by specialized laboratories, world-class statisticians, an award winning graphics department, talented geospatial analysts, and an expansive field research system. Our current project topics include automated vehicle and other technology evaluation, travel speeds, enhanced seat belt usage, child passenger safety, traffic operations center effectiveness, and law enforcement program assistance. We can develop and deliver data collection instruments, training materials, and toolkits for projects large and small. Learn more about our employee-owned company at www.westat.com.