2020 Minnesota TZD Webinar Series: Making a Difference with Teen Safety Programs in the U.S.

Thursday, October 22, 2020

About the Webinar

In this webinar, participants learned how the SAFE (Seatbelts Are For Everyone) program grew into an initiative that is now in more than 150 Kansas schools. Attendees also learned about the two-day Kansas Teen Transportation Safety Conference, including tips on how to create, develop, organize, plan, and promote a teen traffic safety event.

Webinar Recording & Materials


Kristine Hernandez, Statewide Toward Zero Deaths Program Coordinator, Office of Traffic Engineering, Minnesota Department of Transportation


Laura Moore
Laura Moore

Laura Moore is a traffic safety specialist and Kansas SAFE coordinator with the Kansas Traffic Safety Resource Office branch of DCCCA, where she’s worked since February 2008. Laura played a large role in taking the SAFE program across Kansas and into other states. She assisted with the growth, success, and national recognition of SAFE and continues to be as passionate about it today as she was in the beginning. Laura spends each day doing her best to ensure that Kansas teens know that Seatbelts Are For Everyone. Laura holds a BS in family studies & human service from Kansas State University. She and her husband have two boys.


Attendees are eligible for 1.0 POST credit and 1.0 Professional Development Hour (PDH).

More Information

For more information about the webinar, please contact Linda Dolan at ldolan@umn.edu.


The webinar was offered by the Minnesota Toward Zero Deaths Program and the Minnesota Departments of Health, Public Safety, and Transportation, with funding from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The webinar was hosted by the University of Minnesota's Center for Transportation Studies and facilitated by the College of Continuing and Professional Studies.