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Center for Excellence in Rural Safety (2005-2013)  [28]

Persistent link to this collection: http://hdl.handle.net/11299/174987

This collection contains all 22 issues of the electronic newsletter Rural Safety News, 5 fact sheets, and other publications of the Center for Excellence in Rural Safety (CERS). From 2005 to 2013, CERS was a joint program between CTS and the Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, with sponsorship from the Federal Highway Administration, to facilitate research, training, and outreach activities related to rural transportation safety.


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Evaluating the Effectiveness of State Toward Zero Deaths Programs

Munnich, Lee W. Jr.; Douma, Frank; Qin, Xiao; Thorpe, J. David; Wang, Kai (Center for Excellence in Rural Safety, 2012-11)
Since 2001 approximately 30 U.S. states have adopted programs to reduce traffic fatalities to zero with names such as Vision Zero, Target Zero, or Toward Zero Deaths (TZD). TZD is now being promoted as a national strategy ...

Rural Safety News (December 2011, vol. 5, no. 4)

Center for Excellence in Rural Safety (CERS) (Center for Excellence in Rural Safety (CERS) (Center for Transportation, University of Minnesota - Minneapolis), 2011)
Articles include: Profiles in Safety: Nationwide scan effort aims to reduce rural lanedeparture crashes; National Toward Zero Death efforts lay groundwork for decreased rural road fatalities; Innovative traffic safety ...

Rural Safety News (September 2011, vol. 5, no. 3)

Center for Excellence in Rural Safety (CERS) (Center for Excellence in Rural Safety (CERS) (Center for Transportation, University of Minnesota - Minneapolis), 2011)
Articles include: Sustainable safety designs in The Netherlands target driving risks; Profiles in Safety: Iowa takes a team approach to rural road safety; Study finds staggered sentencing program reduces DWI offenses by ...

Rural Safety News (June 2011, vol. 5, no. 2)

Center for Excellence in Rural Safety (CERS) (Center for Excellence in Rural Safety (CERS) (Center for Transportation, University of Minnesota - Minneapolis), 2011)
Articles include: Rural Highway Safety Clearinghouse revamped; Profiles in Safety: South Dakota takes a new approach to impaired driving; Georgia initiatives aimed at increasing safety belt use in rural areas; More rural ...

Rural Safety News (April 2011, vol. 5, no. 1)

Center for Excellence in Rural Safety (CERS) (Center for Excellence in Rural Safety (CERS) (Center for Transportation, University of Minnesota - Minneapolis), 2011)
Articles include: Oberstar honored for career of public service; Profiles in Safety: Utah DOT aims for Zero Fatalities; National effort targets improved rural emergency medical services response; Version 4 of SafeRoadMaps ...

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