Lifesavers National Conference on Highway Safety Priorities

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Lifesavers 2023

April 2-4, 2023 | Seattle, WA

In 2021, an estimated 36,096 people died in motor vehicle crashes in the U.S. Lifesavers is recognized as the premiere conference to learn about the latest highway safety research, best practices, and cutting-edge initiatives; and to explore innovative technology and strategies used to combat risky driving behaviors and save lives. The Lifesavers Conference is also historically the world’s largest gathering of leaders and advocates in traffic safety. Now in its 41st year, the Lifesavers Conference will take place April 2-4, 2023 in Seattle, WA.

The 2023 Lifesavers Conference will provide a national platform with over 80 workshops in ten tracks, plenary sessions, and an extensive exhibit hall. The Lifesavers Conference program is designed to engage federal, state and local government, law enforcement, public health, injury prevention, advocacy, and non-profit organization professionals in an exchange of ideas, strategies, and programs to reduce preventable injuries and deaths.

During the conference, GHSA Executive Director Jonathan Adkins will discuss GHSA's report with the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility ( and the National Alliance to Stop Impaired Driving (NASID), Cannabis Consumers and Safe Driving: Responsible Use Messaging. GHSA Senior Director of Policy and Government Relations Russ Martin will also discuss GHSA's report with General Motors, Directing Drivers' Attention: A State Highway Safety Office Roadmap for Combating Distracted Driving, and GHSA Senior Director of External Engagement Pam Shadel Fischer will facilitate a townhall session on pedestrian impairment.

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April 4, 2023