This page offers links to safety education resources including outreach materials and design and policy guidance for NYS MPOs to use or adapt to their use. It addresses many outreach topics and guidance formats. Please click a button below to access a particular topic.

  

Strategic Highway Safety Plan 

Emphasis Areas

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Road-User Behavior

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Intersections

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Vulnerable Road Users

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Lane Departures

Bicycle Safety

 

Children's Bicycle Safety Information

(webpage)

Smart Cycling

(videos)

Sprocket Man

(comic books, posters, slides)

(Source: Stanford University)

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(Source: NYS Department of Transportation)

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(Source: NYSAMPO, AAA, League of

American Bicyclists, GTSC, NYBC)

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Complete Streets/Share the Road

Street Safety Tips

(brochure)

Tips for Being a Safe Pedestrian

(poster)

Tips for Being a Safe Cyclist

(poster)

(Source: Dutchess County, NY)

(Source: Dutchess County, NY)

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(Source: Dutchess County NY)

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Complete Streets Educational Workshops

Info

(webpage)

(Source: CDTC)

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Data

 

Accident Analysis Toolbox

(webpage)

Data Driven Safety Analysis

(webpage)

Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS)

(webpage)

(Source: FHWA)

(Source: NYSDOT)

(Source: NHTSA)

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National Center for Statistics and Analysis

Crash Data Systems

(webpage)

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(Source: NHTSA)

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Traffic Safety Statistical Repository

(webpage)

National Center for Statistics and Analysis

Motor Vehicle Traffic Crash Data Resource Page

(documents)

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(Source: NHTSA)

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(Source: ITSMR)

Design Guidance & Training

 

New York City DOT Vision Zero

(webpage)

Local Roads Safety

(Q &A, tips, videos, books)

Transportation Safety Resources

(workshop modules, studies, plans, data)

(Source: NYMTC)

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(Source: Cornell Local Roads Program)

(Source: New York City DOT)

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Traffic Safety Marketing Campaigns

(campaign materials)

Bicycle & Pedestrian Safety Webinars

(videos)

(Source: NHTSA)

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(Source: FHWA/PBIC)

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Active Transportation &

Complete Streets Training 

(webpage)

(Source: NYBC)

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FHWA Road Safety Audits

(webpage)

(Source: FHWA)

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Safe System Approach

(brochure)

(Source: FHWA)

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Safety Assessments

(documents)

(Source: NYSAMPO)

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FHWA Local Road Safety Plan DIY

(webpage)

(Source: FHWA)

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NACTO Design Guides

(documents)

(Source: NACTO)

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Driver & Passenger Safety

Driver & Passenger Safety Materials (webpage)

(Source: NYS Department of Health)

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Motorcycle Safety

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Educational Materials

(various)

(Source: Motorcycle Foundation)

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Navigating New Infrastructure

 

Safe Transportation for Every Pedestrian (STEP) Countermeasure Resources

(Source: FHWA )

Guidance for Roundabout Users

(webpage)

(Source: NYSDOT)

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Pedestrian Signals and How to Use them (brochure)

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(Source: NYSDOT)

Objectives & Strategies for Improving Safety at Unsignalized and Signalized Intersections (document)

(Source: FHWA)

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How to Navigate Roundabouts

(video)

(Source: PENNDOT)

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HAWK Signal

(brochure)

(Source: NYSDOT)

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Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacons (webpage)

(Source: FHWA - MUTCD)

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Pedestrian Safety

 

New York State Pedestrian Safety Action Plan (webpage)

(Source: New York State)

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See! Be Seen! Campaign (webpage)

(Source: NYS Department of Health)

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Pedestrian Safety (webpage)

(Source: GTSC)

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Plans & Reports

Highway Safety Strategic Plan

(document)

(Source: GTSC)

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Strategic Highway Safety Plan

(webpage)

(Source: NYSDOT)

Pedestrian Safety Action Plan

(webpage)

(Source: NYSDOT)

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Safety Partners

 

Cornell Local Roads Program -

New York LTAP Center

(webpage)

Governor's Traffic Safety Committee (webpage)

Institute for Traffic Safety

Management and Research

(webpage)

(Source: CLRP)

(Source: ITSMR)

(Source: GTSC)

National Highway Traffic

Safety Administration

(webpage)

(Source: NHTSA)

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Traffic Safety Campaigns

Capital Coexist

(webpage)

New York City Safety Education

(various)

Watch Out For Me Campaign

(various)

(Source: CDTC)

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(Source: Dutchess County, NY)

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(Source: New York City DOT)

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Drive2Bbetter

(webpage)

(Source: Common Ground Health)

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Driver Phone Bluetooth
 

Walk/Bike To School

Walk Bike to School

(webpage)

(Source: UNC Highway Safety  Research Center)

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Investing in Walking, Biking, and

Safe Routes to School:

A Win for the Bottom Line

(document)

(Source: Safe Routes to School National Partnership)

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College Friends