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Statement on USDOT National Roadway Safety Strategy

Bozeman, MT – The National Center for Excellence for Rural Road Safety stands ready to help implement the recently released USDOT National Roadway Safety Strategy (NRSS). In 2019, 45 percent of the nation’s roadway fatalities occurred on rural roads, but only 19 percent of Americans live in rural

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Call for Posters – How to Make Rural Roads Safe for Everyone

The National Center for Rural Road Safety invites students, researchers, and professionals to apply to present at a unique virtual poster session entitled How to Make Rural Roads Safe for Everyone. In 2019, there were approximately 38,800 motor vehicle fatalities.[1] While we know that every demographic

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distracted awareness month

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

On any given day, more than 700 people are injured in distracted driving crashes. And these injuries are not just limited to the drivers themselves, but to their passengers and everyone else on the road. For that reason, distracted driving is currently one of the

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