Local Road Safety: Reducing Fatalities and Serious Injuries on County Roads

Jul. 24, 2016 , 10:30 am – 11:45 am

This workshop will discuss strategies to improve safety on county roads, including the development of Local Road Safety Plans in coordination with state and federal agencies. Participants will also learn about Toward Zero Deaths, a national strategy counties can use to establish a common vision of what the nation's safety culture should be pertaining to rural roads. Gain a understanding of best practices in developing Local Road Safety Plans and how counties can start on the road to zero deaths by focusing on implementing safety improvements while improving existing road infrastructure.