• September 3rd, 2021

The guide is a basic reference to assist State Highway Safety Offices (SHSOs) in selecting effective, evidence-based countermeasures for traffic safety problem areas. These areas include:

  • Alcohol- and Drug-Impaired Driving;
  • Seat Belts and Child Restraints;
  • Speeding and Speed Management;
  • Distracted Driving;
  • Motorcycle Safety;
  • Young Drivers;
  • Older Drivers;
  • Pedestrian Safety;
  • Bicycle Safety; and
  • Drowsy Driving.

The guide:

  • describes major strategies and countermeasures that are relevant to SHSOs;
  • summarizes strategy/countermeasure use, effectiveness, costs, and implementation time; and
  • provides references to the most important research summaries and individual studies.

Read the full guide here.