Safer Drivers and Passengers

Critical Emphasis Areas
Occupant Protection
Older Drivers
Young Drivers

The Safer Drivers and Passengers Key Area includes CEA Task Forces for Occupant Protection, Older Drivers, and Younger Drivers, which have specific strategies presented on the following pages. Future actions related to Distracted Driving will be addressed by the task force as needed.

Chair: Dr. Shashi Nambisan, UNLV Transportation Research Center

Occupant Protection Vice Chair: Laura Gryder-Culver, Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV

Older Drivers Vice Chair: Xochitl Kambak, Healthy Living Institute UMC

Young Drivers Vice Chair: Nick Nordyke, Department of Public Safety – Office of Traffic Safety

Facilitator: Lindsay Saner, Kimley-Horn

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Events

August 18, 2022 – Safer Drivers and Passengers Key Area Task Force Meeting

Resources
DocumentsDownloadDate
May 2022 Nevada SHSP Safer Drivers and Passengers Key Area Meeting SummaryPDF05/2022
2022 Roadmap of State Highway Safety LawsPDF01/2022
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Traffic Safety Facts - Distracted Driving 2018PDF04/2020
Administration - 2018 Teen Distracted Driver DataPDF03/2020
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Traffic Safety Facts - Driver Electronic Device Use in 2018PDF10/2019