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
2017 YTD: 331
2016 YTD: 376
2016 Total: 392*
The 2018 Regional Workshops have been scheduled for April and May in six Minnesota TZD regions. Visit the regional workshop page for dates and locations.
Minnesota TZD honored this year's award winners for their efforts to move Minnesota toward zero deaths at the TZD Conference on October 26 and 27.
Zero is not an impossible goal, but it will take all of us to get there. See how all of our efforts are helping us on our way Toward Zero Deaths.