Minnesota TZD saves lives by bringing together:
Giving drivers the knowledge they need to avoid hazardous driving practices and choose responsible behavior.
Ensuring compliance with traffic laws to change driver behavior and reduce unsafe driving practices.
Providing fast, efficient emergency medical and trauma services to reduce fatalities and serious injuries whenever a crash does occur.
Changing the roadway — including traffic signals, signage, and the roadside — to make safety easier.
Shaping and supporting laws that promote safer driving practices and prohibit dangerous ones.
Minnesota Traffic Fatalities
TZD Goal: 300 by 2020
2019 YTD: 346
2018 YTD: 355
2018 Total: 381*
Learn what law enforcement and prosecutors are doing to combat the rise of drugged driving at the January 29 breakfast presentation. Registration for in-person and online attendance is requested by January 22.
The 2020 Regional Workshops have been scheduled for April and May in eight Minnesota TZD regions. Visit the regional workshop page for dates and locations.