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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Cannabis Consumers and Safe Driving: Responsible Use Messaging
July 26, 2022

GHSA’s new report with Responsibility.org and the National Alliance to Stop Impaired Driving (NASID), Cannabis Consumers and Safe Driving: Responsible Use Messaging, provides guidance on how State Highway Safety Offices (SHSOs) can better communicate with cannabis consumers about safe driving and offers recommendations about the types of messages that do and don’t work.


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July 14, 2022

This edition of Directions in Highway Safety, GHSA's member newsletter, features details on the GHSA 2022 Annual Meeting, recent publications, new grant funding and updates on current projects.


GHSA GM Distracted Driving Report
June 2, 2022

GHSA’s report, Directing Drivers’ Attention: A State Highway Safety Office Roadmap for Combating Distracted Driving, offers one of the most comprehensive looks at this pervasive yet preventable traffic safety problem and urges a broad culture shift to make this deadly behavior socially unacceptable.


Pedestrian Traffic Fatalities by State 2021
May 19, 2022

GHSA's annual spotlight report, Pedestrian Traffic Fatalities by State: 2021 Preliminary Data, offers a comprehensive look at state and national trends in pedestrian deaths for 2021.


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April 4, 2022

This edition of Directions in Highway Safety, GHSA’s member newsletter, features details on the U.S. DOT National Roadway Safety Strategy, 2022 GHSA Annual Meeting, Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) updates, grant updates and new publications and resources.


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December 16, 2021

This edition of Directions in Highway Safety, GHSA's member newsletter, features details on the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), updates from NHTSA, details on the year’s grant programs, award-winners and so much more.


Safe System Report
December 15, 2021

GHSA’s new report makes the case for the integral role of behavioral safety and road user responsibility in the Safe System approach to traffic safety.


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October 7, 2021

This edition of Directions in Highway Safety, GHSA's member newsletter, features a recap of the 2021 Annual Meeting, an update on federal transportation reauthorization and the latest association projects and reports, members spotlights, and more.


Directions Annual Meeting
September 8, 2021

We look forward to seeing many of you in Denver for the GHSA 2021 Annual Meeting. Get a sneak peek at the highlights with this special edition of our Directions in Highway Safety newsletter.


Law Enforcement, First Responder and Crash Investigation Preparation for Automated Vehicle Technology
August 31, 2021

GHSA's new report examines how law enforcement officials, other first responders and crash scene investigators can better prepare for automated vehicle technology and outlines curriculum recommendations to improve training on rapidly changing safety protocols.