USA Banner

Official US Government Icon

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure Site Icon

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

U.S. Department of Transportation U.S. Department of Transportation Icon United States Department of Transportation United States Department of Transportation
FHWA Highway Safety Programs

Intersection Safety

FHWA is committed to the vision of zero deaths and serious injuries on the Nation's roadways. Strategies to address intersection safety are diverse, and quite often a combination of strategies is needed to truly solve a problem. This web page contains information on many intersection safety topics, including intersection safety data, the choice of appropriate intersection designs, and specific intersection safety countermeasures.