This page provides details and registration links for the Rural Road Safety Center’s FREE, 1.5 hour monthly webinars, as well as, other webinars that the Center cohosts/collaborates on. As the registration for a particular training opens, it will be listed on this page. Once the training has been completed, please visit our Archived Safety Center Trainings page to find the training archives and streaming links.
FoRRRwD: Putting the Proven Countermeasures to Work to Reduce Roadway Departures
Tuesday, June 28, 2022, 11:00AM-1:00 PM Mountain/1:00 -3:00 PM Eastern
Rural roadway departures account for approximately one-third of all U.S. traffic fatalities— about 30 people a day. The FHWA has identified proven countermeasures to reduce the number and severity of these crashes. This webinar will focus on how four transportation agencies (licking County, OH; Buchannon County, IA; Oregon DOT; and Forest County Potawatomi Community) are implementing these countermeasures. Register here.
Considerations in Creating a LRSP for a Rural Area
Wednesday, June 29, 2022, 9:00 -10:30 AM Mountain/11:00 AM -12:30 PM Eastern
Hey rurals! There has been a lot of talk about Safety Action plans lately! Are you interested in creating one but looking to learn more? In this webinar, you will hear about the resources that exist to help create a Local Road Safety Plan (LRSPs) and hear lessons learned from three speakers who have created and are now implementing their LRSPs.
At the conclusion of this webinar, you will be able to:
- List the resources available to help you create a Local Road Safety Plan
- Describe considerations when creating a LRSP for a rural area
- Recall the lessons learned for creating a LRSP in a tribal area
- Identify ways to implement your LRSP once it is complete
Putting it to Work: Strategies and Interventions in Traditionally Underserved and Vulnerable Communities
Thursday, July 21, 2022, 12:00-1:00 PM Mountain/2:00-3:00 PM Eastern
This session will build on the knowledge gained during the webinar Back to Basics: Transportation Safety in Traditionally Underserved and Vulnerable Communities. It is highly recommended that attendees view that session.
Reducing transportation deaths takes hard work and decisive action. This webinar will explore strategies and interventions currently being deployed in traditionally underserved and vulnerable communities. Attendees will hear from practitioners about opportunities to improve safety and mobility and overcoming challenges to creating change. Register here.
Complete Streets for Rural Areas
Wednesday, July 27, 2022, 11:00 AM-12:30 PM Mountain/1:00-2:30 PM Eastern
More information and registration to be announced soon.