National Center for Rural Road Safety



Rural Roadway Departures

Part 1: Rural Roadway Departure Countermeasures - October 4, 2018

April 27, 2022 6:30 pm

Learn about the EDCs, innovation focused on rural roadway departure production.
- Dick Albin (Safety Engineer at FHWA)
- Keith Knapp (Director at Iowa LTAP/InTrans/Safety Center)

Part 2: Rural Roadway Departure Countermeasures - November 13, 2018

April 27, 2022 6:32 pm

Learn about various roadway marking and signing treatments, with a focus on horizontal curves, and how high friction surface treatments can help keep vehicles on the road.
- Keith Knapp (Director at the Iowa LTAP/InTrans/Safety Center)
- Tori Brinkly (Safety Engineer at FHWA)

Part 3: Rural Roadway Departure Countermeasures – December 20, 2018

April 27, 2022 6:38 pm

This webinar presents guidance on clear zone treatments and crash testing of roadside hardware.
- Keith Knapp (Director at the Iowa LTAP/InTrans/Safety Center)
- Dick Albin (Senior Safety Engineer at FHWA)

Local Road Safety Plans

LSRP Part 2: A Roadmap to Getting Home Safely - January 23, 2020

April 27, 2022 7:00 pm

In this webinar, you will learn how to begin a Local Road Safety Plan.
- Hillary Isebrands (Senior Roadway Safety Engineer at FHWA Resource Center)
- Ken Kochevar (Safety Program Manager at FHWA CA Division Office)
- Trisha Tillotson (Director Public Works for County of Nevada)
- Victoria Beale (Director at the OH LTAP & ODOT)

NACE's Road to Zero Grant: Advancing Local Road Safety Practices with State DOT's - March 28, 2019

June 7, 2022 5:41 pm

This webinar provides an overview of the activities and findings of the Road to Zero Grant: Advancing Local Road Safety Practices with State DOTs. This includes the results of the data collection and analysis phase, overview of the five States selected and stakeholder meetings conducted, best practices promoted and identified in the stakeholder meetings, and findings and recommendations of the study.
Brian Roberts (independent consultant at BCR Consulting)

LRSP Part 1: Local Road Safety Plan Implementation - December 17, 2019

June 7, 2022 5:44 pm

This webinar features noteworthy practices from the LRSP Implementation Peer Exchange held in Bismarck, North Dakota. In addition, this webinar showcases counties that have begun implementation of LRSPs. These counties highlight the methodologies and processes used to begin implementing their plans locally by describing types of safety projects, funding opportunities, and strategies to streamline safety projects.
- Rosemarie Anderson (Local and Rural Roads Manager at FHWA)
- Victor Lund (Traffic Engineer for St. Louis County, MN)
- Brian Keierleber (Buchanan County, IA County Engineer)
- Dan Dovey (Traffic Operations Engineer for King County, WA)