GHSA Publications

Each year, GHSA publishes reports for its members and partners on a variety of pressing highway safety issues. Our member newsletter, Directions in Highway Safety, requires a member login and can be found on our Members Only website.

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Ped Report
March 23, 2021

GHSA's annual spotlight report, Pedestrian Traffic Fatalities by State: 2020 Preliminary Data, offers the first comprehensive look at state and national trends in pedestrian deaths for January-June. The report projects the U.S.


Directions
March 4, 2021

This special complimentary issue of Directions in Highway Safety, GHSA's members-only newsletter, features a fresh look and new Member Spotlight videos.

Quick Links: Cover StoryExecutive Director's Report | From Washington | State of the States | Did You Know?From Our Perspective


BTSCRP
February 24, 2021

The inaugural report from GHSA and the Transportation Research Board’s Behavioral Traffic Safety Cooperative Research Program (BTSCRP) reviewed distracted driving laws, enforcement and public education practices across the United States and Canada to develop a library of resources and best practices that states and other stakeholders can use to enact or revise their laws and enhance enforcement and education efforts.


Teens and Speeding Report
January 26, 2021

Teens and Speeding: Breaking the Deadly Cycle, a new report from GHSA and Ford Motor Company Fund, highlights the significant role speeding plays in teen driver fatalities and offers practical tools to help parents rein in this lethal driving habit.


Micromobility
August 13, 2020

GHSA’s publication, “Understanding and Tackling Micromobility: Transportation’s New Disruptor,” explores six challenges – oversight, funding, data collection, enforcement, infrastructure and education – and the role State Highway Safety Offices (SHSOs) and their partners can play to help address them.


GHSA Annual Report
July 23, 2020

GHSA's Annual Report highlights the Association's accomplishments for the 2020 Fiscal Year (July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020).

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June Directions 2020
June 10, 2020

Download this special complimentary issue of Directions in Highway Safety, GHSA’s members-only newsletter. To receive future issues of Directions, become an Associate Member of GHSA and join us as we lead the way in moving toward zero deaths on our nation’s roadways.


Pedestrian Report
February 24, 2020

GHSA's annual spotlight report, "Pedestrian Traffic Fatalities by State: 2019 Preliminary Data," offers a first look at state and national trends in 2019 pedestrian deaths. The report projects 6,590 pedestrians were killed on U.S. roads in 2019, the highest number in more than 30 years.

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HRID
December 3, 2019

GHSA's report, "High-Risk Impaired Drivers: Combating a Critical Threat," focuses on the challenges and opportunities associated with the high-risk impaired driver — a person who lacks the restraint or self-control to resist driving impaired.

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Rear Seat Belt Header
November 14, 2019

GHSA's new spotlight report, "Rear Seat Belt Use: Little Change in Four Years, Much More to Do," explores adult rear seat belt use rates, state laws and enforcement, and public education efforts.

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