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Join us for the 2020 Texas Traffic Safety Virtual Conference. This is the first time that we will be conducting the annual traffic safety conference online. Though we might be restricted to an online environment due to COVID-19, the pandemic won’t keep us from meeting together to address traffic safety in Texas. Although we’ll miss seeing everyone in person, there are several silver linings associated with going virtual with the conference: Recorded sessions. You won’t have to choose between concurrent sessions.…Find out more »
In nearly every state, a teen that waits until age 18 or later to obtain a driver license “ages” out of the graduated driver license system (GDL), which is designed to help novice drivers learn to drive and gain experience in a lower risk environment. That means this teen or young adult, and everyone else on the road, isn’t benefiting from the proven provisions of GDL. Examine the research and data surrounding teens and young people who age out…Find out more »
Webinar: Tall Cop – Vape Pens, Trends, & Dabbing: Various Vapes, Marijuana Concentrates & Impairment – Class Taught by: Jermaine Galloway
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From disruptive marketing in South Dakota to an innovative, research-driven campaign in Oklahoma, these approaches have one thing in common – to get results. Contrasting campaigns in Missouri will help you decide what type of campaign is right for your state. Also, explore active forms of engaging the public in the field to help kick start your PR program. Don’t miss this fast-paced workshop loaded with ideas for traffic safety campaigns of all sizes. Moderator: Sam Cole – Traffic Safety…Find out more »
WEBINAR: LIFESAVERS TRACK: IMPAIRED DRIVING – Surveying Communities for Alcohol Problem Identification
Whether you’re a seasoned program manager seeking a refresher on alcohol problem identification or a staff member who is new to impaired driving, this session will address the basic epidemiology of alcohol-impaired crashes. It will also highlight variations in drinking and driving patterns that may be the result of local conditions, such as college town or urban and rural locations. Information on epidemiology and variations would be accompanied by discussion of the need to align alcohol impaired driving interventions with…Find out more »
Over the last few months, we've seen a lot of changes in alcohol availability as a result of an unexpected pandemic (e.g., to-go sales). Currently, the alcohol industry is working to make these changes permanent. What does this mean for Texas and what can we do to keep our communities healthy and safe? On July 10th, join us for a free webinar with renowned alcohol policy expert Dr. David Jernigan, who will discuss how current policy changes affect public health and…Find out more »