Minnesota TZD saves lives by bringing together:

Education, Enforcement, Emergency Services, Engineering, and More!

Education

Education

Giving drivers the knowledge they need to avoid hazardous driving practices and choose responsible behavior.

Enforcement

Enforcement

Ensuring compliance with traffic laws to change driver behavior and reduce unsafe driving practices.

Emergency Services

Emergency Services

Providing fast, efficient emergency medical and trauma services to reduce fatalities and serious injuries whenever a crash does occur.

Engineering

Engineering

Changing the roadway — including traffic signals, signage, and the roadside — to make safety easier.

Courts & Legislation

Courts & Legislation

Shaping and supporting laws that promote safer driving practices and prohibit dangerous ones.

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Minnesota Traffic Fatalities

TZD Goal: 300 by 2020

2017 YTD: 86

2016 YTD: 99

2016 Total: 392*

MN Traffic Fatalities

*preliminary

Registration now open for the 2017 TZD Regional Workshops

Registration is now available for the 2017 Regional Workshops, scheduled for April and May in eight Minnesota TZD regions. Visit the regional workshop page for dates, locations, and registration information.

Submit a TZD award nomination

Minnesota TZD is currently seeking nominations for our 2017 awards: the TZD Star Awards, Kathy Swanson Outstanding Service Award, and Traffic Safety Innovation Award. Nominations are due by July 14.

Mark your calendar for the 2017 TZD Conference

Save the date for this year's conference, scheduled for October 26-27, 2017, in Saint Paul.

How Do We Move Toward Zero Deaths?

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.