Zero is our goal. A Safe System is how we get there

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Improving Safety for All Users Request for Information (RFI)

The RFI requests comments on what strategies, programmatic adjustments or regulatory changes could help improve safety on U.S. roadways.

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National Roadway Safety Strategy (NRSS)

The NRSS outlines the U.S. DOT’s comprehensive approach to significantly reducing serious injuries and deaths on our Nation’s highways, roads, and streets.

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Safety Programs

Intersection Safety

Intersection Safety

Where roads intersect and paths cross, the resulting conflict points create...
Local and Rural Safety

Local & Rural Safety

Rural road safety is a particular concern, because the majority of highway...

Safety Professional Development

The Roadway Safety Professional Capacity Building Program (RSPCB) helps safety specialists develop the knowledge and skills necessary to save lives and prevent injuries on the nation's roads.

Develop your safety skills