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

Road-User Behavior

Intersections

Vulnerable Road Users

Lane Departures

Plans & Reports

 

Highway Safety Strategic Plan

(document)

(Source: GTSC)

Strategic Highway Safety Plan

(webpage)

(Source: NYSDOT)

Pedestrian Safety Action Plan

(webpage)

(Source: NYSDOT)

Navigating New Infrastructure

 

Guidance for Roundabout Users

(webpage)

How to Navigate Roundabouts

(video)

Safe Transportation for Every Pedestrian (STEP) Countermeasure Resources

(Source: FHWA )

(Source: NYSDOT)

(Source: PENNDOT)

Pedestrian Signals and How to Use them (brochure)

(Source: NYSDOT)

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

(Source: FHWA)

HAWK Signal

(brochure)

(Source: NYSDOT)

Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacons (webpage)

(Source: FHWA - MUTCD)

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)

(Source: Dutchess County NY)

Complete Streets Educational Workshops

Info

(webpage)

(Source: CDTC)

Pedestrian Safety

 

New York State Pedestrian Safety Action Plan (webpage)

See! Be Seen! Campaign (webpage)

Pedestrian Safety (webpage)

(Source: New York State)

(Source: NYS Department of Health)

(Source: GTSC)

Bicycle Safety

 

Sprocket Man

(comic books, posters, slides)

(Source: Stanford University)

Children's Bicycle Safety Information (webpage)

(Source: NYS Department of Transportation)

Smart Cycling

(videos)

(Source: NYSAMPO, AAA, League of

American Bicyclists, GTSC, NYBC)

Walk/Bike To School

 

Walk Bike to School

(webpage)

(Source: UNC Highway Safety  Research Center)

Investing in Walking, Biking, and Safe Routes to School: A Win for the Bottom Line

(document)

(Source: Safe Routes to School National Partnership)

Motorcycle Safety

 

Educational Materials

(various)

(Source: Motorcycle Foundation)

Driver & Passenger Safety

 

Driver & Passenger Safety Materials (webpage)

(Source: NYS Department of Health)

Design Guidance & Safety

 

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)

(Source: Cornell Local Roads Program)

(Source: New York City DOT)

Traffic Safety Marketing Campaigns

(campaign materials)

(Source: NHTSA)

Bicycle & Pedestrian Safety Webinars

(videos)

(Source: FHWA/PBIC)

Active Transportation &

Complete Streets Training 

(webpage)

(Source: NYBC)

FHWA Road Safety Audits

(webpage)

(Source: FHWA)

FHWA Local Road Safety Plan DIY

(webpage)

(Source: FHWA)

Safe System Approach

(brochure)

(Source: FHWA)

Safety Assessments

(documents)

(Source: NYSAMPO)

Traffic Safety Campaigns

 

Capital Coexist

(webpage)

(Source: CDTC)

New York City Safety Education

(various)

Watch Out For Me Campaign

(various)

(Source: Dutchess County, NY)

(Source: New York City DOT)

Drive2Bbetter

(webpage)

(Source: Common Ground Health)