Whatever your method of commuting, remember to think SAFETY FIRST. Use the helpful links below to learn more about traveling safely on bike, foot, public transit, or car(pooling).
Additional Safety Resources
Engineering Resources on Traffic Calming Measures by the Institute of Transportation Engineers
Spanish-language version of the Street Smart NJ public service announcement, “It Pays to Be Street Smart.”
Hispanic Buckle Up Toolkit
U.S Department of Transportation
NHSTA Kids and Bicycle Safety
FHWA Safety Program – A Large, Extensive Site Dedicated to Reducing Highway Fatalities. An invaluable resource for pedestrians and commuters
FHWA Highway Safety Imporvement Program
Local & Rural Road Safety
Roadway Departure Safety
Pedestrian & Bicycle Safety
Speed Management Safety
National Center for Safe Routes to School
Traffic Safety Information from South Jersey Transportation Planning Organization
South Jersey Traffic Safety Alliance
Helping to “move people safely” in Atlantic, Cape May,
Cumberland and Salem Counties
(“Operation Lifesaver”, important information
about safety around trains and railroads)
United States Department of Labor, Occupational Safety & Health Administration –
Programs & Resources
National Safety Council, educate & influence people to prevent accidental injury & death
Insitute of transportation Engineers presnts safety tips for transportation
Four Distracted Driving Myths
When it comes to the realities surrounding distracted driving, can you separate myth from fact?
Take a look at this infographic to find out.
Traffic Safety Facts: Distracted Driving
Distracted Driving nots from 2011 gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Check out PennDOT’s Youtube page for videos about safety
Traffic Safety Facts: Pedestrians
Check out this publication on traffic safety facts for pedestrians
Pedestrian Campaign on LBI
Check out StreetSmart, New Jersey’s pedestrian safety program.
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