Upcoming Events

GHSA and its State and Associate Members participate in many highway safety events and meetings throughout the year. A list of upcoming events is below. You can learn more about GHSA's Annual Meetings here.

NCSL

December 2 & 9, 2020 | Virtually Via Zoom

The National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL), in collaboration with the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility (Responsibility.org), is launching a virtual meeting series on traffic safety issues. These meetings will feature NCSL staff and other experts. Participants will also have the opportunity to share what’s happening in their state, ask questions and let NCSL staff know how they can be of further assistance.


TRB

January 28, 2021 | 4:00 p.m. ET

There is evidence that the rear seat has lost some of its safety advantage relative to the front seat. While the front seat has seen improvements in engineering, behavioral, legislative and enforcement arenas, such improvements have been slower to diffuse to adult and vulnerable elderly rear-seated passengers. This session provides an update on the latest evolving science of adult rear-seat occupant protection and a forum for discussion of the gaps and next steps in improving rear-seat motor vehicle safety.