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
2018 YTD: 355
2017 YTD: 331
2017 Total: 358
Thank you to all who attended this year's TZD Conference on October 23-24 in Mankato. Presentation materials, including video recordings of the plenary sessions, are available on the event web page.
Check out the July 2018 issue of the TZD newsletter for stories on automated mass transit, the new TZD co-chair, and more.