Safety Spotlight 

Safety Spotlight 

Safety Grants Awarded for 2020-2021 Regional School Zone Safety Initiative  The State of Nevada Department of Public Safety, Office of Traffic Safety awarded grants to Reno Police Department, Sparks Police Department, and Washoe County School District to support their participation in the 2020-2021 Regional School Zone Safety Initiative. The initiative will increase enforcement and education …

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2021-2025 Strategic Highway Safety Plan (SHSP) Update 

Nevada’s SHSP is a comprehensive statewide safety plan that identifies the greatest causes of fatalities and serious injuries on Nevada roadways and provides a coordinated framework for reducing these crashes. Goals and strategies were developed in consultation with federal, tribal, state, local, and private-sector safety stakeholders.  Nevada’s goal of Zero Fatalities is more critical now than ever …

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Safety Summit Recap 

Like most events in the landmark year 2020, the Nevada Traffic Safety Summit shifted to virtual to ensure the safety of its presenters and participants. While participants could not meet in person, there was still an abundance of learning.  When we started planning the 2020 Summit in 2019, no one had heard of COVID-19—and we certainly did not expect it to …

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Zero Fatalities 10-Year Anniversary 

The year 2021 commemorates the 10th year of Nevada’s industry-leading and life-saving Zero Fatalities program. In honor of the 10th anniversary, Zero Fatalities will tell the story of how the program has impacted Nevadans over the past decade by championing the life-saving critical mission of getting every road user home safely.   The year-long celebration will leverage new and ongoing engagements, events, outreach, and campaigns to recognize and celebrate …

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