State Highway Safety Showcases

These showcases provide an opportunity for State Highway Safety Offices (SHSOs) to share their program successes and innovative practices or learn from what's happening in other states.

To submit a showcase for your state, just complete the online form.

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March 7, 2017
The Miami office of the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is working once again to bring awareness to the dangers of aggressive driving through its Drive Safe campaign.

February 8, 2017

Having received a teen safe driving grant from Ford Driving Skills for Life and GHSA in 2016, the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute (ICJI) was able to teach teens the importance of seat belt use through a state-wide contest.


February 3, 2017
With a grant from Ford DSFL, Georgia GOHS hosted a one-day, hands-on driving skills event for teens and their parents in the form of a "roadeo."

January 11, 2017
The Florida Department of Transportation State Safety Office was a recipient of GHSA and Responsibility.org’s 2016 grant program aimed at training law enforcement in drug recognition.

January 10, 2017
The Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) held an Older Driver Safety Awareness Week to support and encourage safe transportation among an aging population of drivers.

January 3, 2017

Colorado Department of Transportation

In 2014 Colorado became the first state to legalize recreational marijuana. That same year Colorado launched its Drive High, Get a DUI campaign to inform the public that the state’s DUI law includes impairment by marijuana.


December 10, 2016
Maryland worked with several partners to develop an automated speed enforcement (ASE) program for work zones on the state’s controlled access highways.

December 7, 2016

 

Texas Traffic Safety Section

The American Association of State Transportation Officials (AASHTO) presented its President’s Transportation Award for Highway Traffic Safety to the Texas DOT Child Passenger Safety Seat Education and Distribution Program.
 


April 25, 2016
To re-energize grant project directors, the Michigan OHSP Police Traffic Services Team created a “Grantee Boot Camp”