GHSA Publications

Each year, GHSA publishes reports for its members and partners on a variety of pressing highway safety issues.

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Directions Annual Meeting

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

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.

Highlights of Association Activity, FY 2021

GHSA's Annual Report highlights the Association's accomplishments for the 2021 Fiscal Year (July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021).

Equity in Highway Safety Enforcement and Engagement Programs

GHSA's new report includes ten recommendations developed by consulting firm Kimley-Horn for the association, State Highway Safety Offices (SHSOs) and their partners, and the traffic safety community to support more equitable outcomes for Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC).

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GHSA's new report, An Analysis of Traffic Fatalities by Race and Ethnicity, analyzed data for the five-year period 2015-2019 and found that traffic crash fatalities disproportionately affect Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC).

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This special complimentary issue of Directions in Highway Safety, GHSA's members-only newsletter, features a preview of the GHSA 2021 Annual Meeting in Denver in September, an update on transportation policy from Washington, useful news on timely traffic safety topics and initiatives, and much more.

Pedestrian Traffic Fatalities by State

GHSA's Pedestrian Traffic Fatalities by State: 2020 Preliminary Data and subsequent addendum offer the first comprehensive look at state and national trends in pedestrian deaths for the full year (January-December).

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

The inaugural report under 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.

Teens and Speeding Report

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.