2019 Northeast Minnesota Toward Zero Deaths Workshop

May 22, 2019

The ninth annual workshop was held May 22, 2019, at Timberlake Lodge in Grand Rapids, MN. The event helps facilitate the program's goal of creating a collaborative, comprehensive, and regional approach to reducing traffic deaths and severe injuries.

Workshop Presentations

Setting the Direction for the Strategic Highway Safety Plan: Minnesota Needs YOU

We Can Stop the Fire! How to Stop Adding Fuel to the Fire: Verbal De-escalation Skills

Right Seat, Right Place

TZD and Commercial Motor Vehicles: Bridging the Gap

Workshop Goals

  • Encourage traffic safety as a priority for policymakers
  • Provide a method to bring traffic safety programs into your community
  • Spread successes of the Northeast Minnesota Toward Zero Deaths program
  • Network with other traffic safety advocates

Who Should Attend

  • Community law enforcement
  • Engineers
  • Educators
  • Emergency medical services
  • Local policymakers
  • Traffic safety advocates

Workshop Sponsors

More Information

For questions about the workshop, please contact Holly Kostrzewski, Northeast TZD Regional Coordinator, at holly.kostrzewski@state.mn.us or 218-725-2828.