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Past issues

December 23, 2016  In This Issue: Impaired dodge ball | Driverless cars on I-95 | ITE podcast | Medical marijuana study | Limo safety | Road to safety | Lifesavers conference | January webinar | TSRP blog | NCSA publications | See you in 2017!

December 16, 2016  In This Issue: Connected vehicles | Rail safety training | NM fatality increase | Dec. webinar recording | Jan. LEL webinar | DUID grants | TRB Annual Meeting | CMV clearinghouse | Road to Zero | Sleep deprivation risks | Large truck crashes | Driving after cannabis use

December 9, 2016  In This Issue: MD Move Over plea | Vision Zero Portland | MA police drones | Drowsy driving report | Jacksonville courts autonomous vehicles | Dash-cam video ruling | CA roadside testing bill | WI drugged driving campaign | Dangerous drivers | Marijuana seized | Cocaine discovered | CVSA Operation Safe Driver Week | Officer safety webinar | Impaired Driving Update

December 2, 2016  In This Issue: I-40 Challenge | Head injury trends | Post-legalization challenges | School bus seat belts | Locking mobile apps | LEL webinar | TSRP webinar | Cannabis report | Crash interaction study | Recent NHTSA publications

November 18, 2016  In This Issue: NTSB Top 10 | App distraction | Drugged driving highway signs | NY Move Over campaign | I-40 Challenge | LEL webinar recording | Officer safety webinar | Speed fatality map | Brake Safety Week | NHTSA job opportunity | IIHS Status Report

November 11, 2016  In This Issue: Child restraint use drops | “Beyond the Crash” | Voters pass pot measures | Speed limits drop in Seattle | Pedestrian deaths rise in Houston | Officer safety initiatives | Lifesavers Conference | GHSA is hiring | Super Bowl campaign materials | SaferRide app | Oral fluid testing webinar | Officer safety webinar

November 4, 2016  In This Issue: AZ DUI reduction | Stoned driving | NM DWI Twitter watch | MD pedestrian campaign | Spanish-language app in CO | Drowsy driving grants | FY17 TSI Catalog | LEL webinar | TSRP webinar | MD TSRP blog

October 28, 2016  In This Issue: Autonomous vehicle regulations in MA | Pot seizure | FL pedestrian safety campaign | School zone safety | Drugged driving deaths | Oral fluid testing webinar | TSRP webinar | Holiday campaign | Safety recalls | Officer safety awards | Region 5 recognition

October 21, 2016  In This Issue: Pot legalization and DUIs | Seat belts in CT | Nov. LEL webinar | Impaired driving recording | FHWA job opening | International Roadcheck results | TSRP webinar | NHTSA Occupant Protection newsletter

October 14, 2016  In This Issue: Sovereign citizens | Pot permeates KS | Scaring pedestrians | Teen driving habits | Legal marijuana initiatives | Roll call video | NSA questionnaire | Enforcement webinar | Drug trends webinar | Campaign highlights video | Teen driver crash trends | Impaired Driving Update | Autonomous vehicle DUIs

October 7, 2016  In This Issue: Road to Zero | Blame texting | Ferguson effect | Speed enforcement | Noah’s Law | Safety Enforcement Award | NC Vision Zero | October LEL newsletter | GHSA webinar | Law standards update | Thanksgiving campaign | MMUCC deadline extended | TSRP September blog | Marijuana/opioid study

September 30, 2016  In This Issue: TN Drugged Driving Deaths | CA Tour Bus Bill | CA Driverless Shuttle Testing | ASU Uber Traffic Study | Upcoming Webinars | FHWA Job Opening | CVSA Guardian Magazine | New NHTSA Publications

September 23, 2016  In This Issue: MD safety funds | Automated vehicle policy | NJ distraction bill | WI cell phone law | VA seat belt campaign | Child passenger safety | October webinar registration | Social media webinar materials | Drugged driving report | Deer collision study

September 16, 2016  In This Issue: Pot breathalyzer | Truckers fight speed caps | Helmet repeal impacts | MI safety initiatives | Text stops | Training PA troopers | Seat belt campaign recognition | Social media webinar | Holiday enforcement webinar | Guide to HVE | MMUCC input sought | Child safety campaigns | Drive Safely Work Week | NHTSA Impaired Driving Update

September 9, 2016  In This Issue: Enforcement funds in AL | Pedestrian safety in CA | Combating distraction | Textalyzer potential | Carfentanil trafficking | DHS 9/11 alert | Social media webinar | FARS data releases

September 2, 2016  In This Issue: 2015 fatalities up | Open data to end crashes | Road to Zero | Safétymon Go! | NM fights drunk driving | LA coalition action plans | Transportation TV video | TrafficSafetyMarketing.gov | Highway safety awards | TRB Annual Meeting | Connected vehicle webinars | Road debris report | FHWA newsletter | Marijuana legalization impact

August 26, 2016  In This Issue: Traffic fatalities up | Vehicle search restriction | Vision Zero challenges | WI governor remarks | Distracted driving PSA | Autonomous Uber cars | CO DUI campaign | Webinar recording | GHSA Annual Meeting | Social media webinar | FHWA resources

August 19, 2016  In This Issue: Traffic stop training | Interstates turn 60 | MT safety plan | Self-driving cars in PA | DSOGPO mobilization | LEL professional development | LEL webinar | Share the road campaign | NSA traffic safety questionnaire | FMCSA grant notice | Non-traffic crashes | Older driver publications

August 12, 2016  In This Issue: KS enforcement | Drugged driving op-ed | MA work zone safety | Teen crash study | Responsibility.org video | B.R.A.K.E.S. milestone | Traffic stop PSA | FHWA webinar | TN crash course | LEL professional development | Drowsy driving report | Interlocks and treatment study

August 5, 2016  In This Issue: CO campaigns | NV engages teens | Distracted driving tragedy | TX Trooper finds drugs | Legalization and DUIs | AZ speed camera removal | Drowsy driving webinar | Turning refusal into consent | Baker award winners | Online resources from TZD | TSRP August blog | Region 1 update | Impaired driving update | Teens and apps

July 29, 2016  In This Issue: Distraction study in IA | Railroad safety | Red light camera forum | GHSA on automated enforcement | CDOT “Killer Habit” campaign | ADOT seat belt campaign | CIOT honorees | #HeatstrokeKills | NHSTA job opening | FHWA job opening | July LEL newsletter | August LEL webinar

July 22, 2016  In This Issue: Autonomous vehicles | Why buckle up? | CIOT honorees | The LEL: July 2016 | Tribal webinar recording | Upcoming webinar | Police Chief: July 2016

July 15, 2016  In This Issue: Stopping speeding in VT | Preventing buggy crashes | NSA conference takeaways | Small SUV headlights | Lifesavers workshop proposals | Crash preventability program | Motorcycle operations resources | Brake safety week | FHWA position opening | Roadwise Rx | TN DUI news | TSRP on SCOTUS ruling | Domestic Scan Program report | Recent NCSA publications

July 8, 2016  In This Issue: Safer roads for seniors | NTSB and driverless cars | Autonomous vehicles and law enforcement | Heatstroke | Impaired Driving Update | CDC report | Recent NHTSA publications | Tribal lands webinar

July 1, 2016  In This Issue: Traffic fatalities increase | Uber and safety | FAST Act priorities | NM DUI commercia | Tracking ATVs in NJ | SD eliminates fatalities | Teen crash avoidance course | July LEL webinar | TSRP webinar | Child passenger safety | Teen driver safety | DRE conference | CVSA conference | New NCSA publications

June 24, 2016  In This Issue: No refusal ruling | Stop-and-search ruling | Jurisdiction ruling in GA | ATVs and roadways | PA young driver initiative | Smart City award | Finalist collaborations | Red-light camera legislation | Driverless vehicle test | July LEL webinar | Webinar recording | Buzzed driving chat | Vehicle Theft Prevention Month | “Tips to Testify” archives

June 17, 2016  In This Issue: Reducing crime in Milwaukee | LA increases texting fines | Teen’s anti-texting campaign | Driving high in MA | “Who’s Your Driver?” | LEL professional development | Preventing heatstroke | Upcoming LEL webinars

June 10, 2016  In This Issue: Drug recognition in MA | CO seat belt campaign | Data on Tribal Lands | Bicycle safety in TN | Seat belts in CMVs | Upcoming LEL webinars | Lifesavers conference call for proposals | FHWA job opening | 4th of July campaign | NHTSA Impaired Driving Update | Cyclist safety facts | Marijuana in fatal crashes

June 3, 2016  In This Issue: Autonomous vehicle testing in PA | Year-round motorcycle safety | Blue Lives Matter | Pedestrian Deaths in NM | LEL webinars: impaired driving and tribal traffic safety | VT seeks LELs | GHSA annual meeting | MMUCC input sought | Heatstroke prevention | ICADTS Reporter | DUI report | FHWA newsletter | TSRP May blog

May 27, 2016  In This Issue: High school student’s seat belt campaign | Move Over in SD | Crash, not accident | LEL professional development | NHTSA clarification memo | Tire safety week | NHTSA job opening | Buckle up in back | Teen driving heroes | FMCSA Pocket Guide | MI Safety Network newsletter | New NHTSA publications

May 20, 2016 In This Issue: Teens get “caught” | CO drugged driving campaign | NHTSA job opening | LEL webinar recording | DSOGPO mobilization materials | Motorcyclist fatalities | Occupant protection initiatives | The Transporter newsletter | Recent NHTSA publications

May 13, 2016 In This Issue: Marijuana per se limits | Drug-sniffing car | Teen distraction | DE pedestrian summit | IA impaired driving coalition | Enforcement webinar | Courtroom training | ARIDE training | Texting & driving video | Phlebotomy webinar | DSOGPO webinar | NHTSA Impaired Driving Update | New NHTSA fact sheets

May 6, 2016 In This Issue: Trooper on a bus | Motorcycle deaths in CO | Crash scene mapping | Takata recall expands | Speed limit increases | LEL May webinar | COIT border-to-border | Seat belt mobilization | Motorcycle safety awareness | MMUCC input sought | Rural impaired driving report | Bicyclist safety research

April 29, 2016 In This Issue: Rollover wreck message | MD fatalities increase | Pedestrian safety in DC | Phlebotomy webinar | Vehicle Theft Prevention Month | LEL training | NLEC evaluators | NCSA reports

April 22, 2016 In This Issue: Marijuana education | Effects of legalization | UN road safety efforts | April LEL webinar | Spanish-language PSA | MD job opportunity | TN DUI News | Pedestrian distraction | Occupant protection data | Motorcoach seat belts | 2014 crash overview | 2014 Quick Facts update | Child restraint data | Distracted driving | Teen distraction

April 15, 2016 In This Issue: CA and NV joint operation | Youngest teen drivers drop | Crash prediction model | $1M narcotics seizure | Cocaine discovered | “Steer Clear” in PA | Kids text 911 | DUI conviction reinstated | LE training grants | Predictive analytics podcast | TSRP April blog | IIHS speed report | AAA marijuana report | NHTSA Impaired Driving Update | Tech Beat on Officer Safety

April 8, 2016 In This Issue: NHTSA Public Service Awards | Distracted driving kickoff | LEA work culture | Shatter in ND | VT roadside testing bill | CA oral swab testing | Fatality message boards | Fatalities drop in UT | OR distraction task force | TSRP Traffic Tuesday webinar | NLEC webinar recordings | CVSA Roadcheck | Work Zone Awareness Week | LEL April webinar

April 1, 2016 In This Issue: LEL networking at Lifesavers | NSC on distracted driving | Seat belts in MT | Drones to improve safety | LA strategic plan | Self-driving cars in MA | Distraction campaign in AR | New LEL podcast | NLEC evaluators needed | Region 2 CPS training | Occupant Protection Facts

March 25, 2016 In This Issue: Distracted driving epidemic | HDOT recognition | NV SHSP | Easter crackdown in TN | Controlled collisions | Memorial signs | Speeding in NC | Distracted driving grant | LEL webinar | TSRP blog | NLEC | DRE conference | ARIDE training

March 18, 2016 In This Issue: Reducing deaths with big data | Impact of marijuana legalization | MT to address fatalities | Driving behavioral change | FHWA final rules | DRE Conference | Impaired Driving Update | PEAK material personalization | CIOT webinar recording | Traffic stop webinar

March 11, 2016 In This Issue: Drug-related DUIs | Cocaine bust | Body cams webinar | IACP awards | Pedestrian deaths | School start times | Countermeasures that work | Older adults

March 4, 2016 In This Issue: Border-to-border HVE | Human smuggling | Seat belt webinar | LEL training | Cinco de Mayo campaign | NLEC applications | NLEC webinar | Region 5 recognition | NOPUS 2014 | Seat belt use | Traffic safety culture | Ignition interlocks

February 26, 2016 In This Issue:  3.1 trillion miles in 2015 | 1 million fatalities | Why fatalities are rising | Highway safety record in RI | Texting law in IN | Mobilization webinar | Mobilization PEAK kit | April LEL webinar

February 19, 2016 In This Issue:  Highway deaths | Safety summits | DDOT Hackathon | Officer safety | NLEC webinars | DSOGPO recognition | CO marijuana conference | Safety campaigns | NHTSA app | MI smart policing | Impaired driving update | Seat belt use | Farewell to fallen comrades

February 12, 2016 In This Issue:  Sam Mapes award | Marijuana seized | Super HVEE | Motor carrier crash findings | Ohio drug arrest | Traffic stop webinar | Distracted Driving Awareness Month | Traffic Safety Innovations | Body cam webinar | CMV convictions webinar | Region 5 recognition | Indian Nation partnership | 2015 fatalities | 2014 quick facts

February 5, 2016 In This Issue:  Automated vehicles | Illegal drugs seized | Motorcycle safety enforcement | February webinar | New podcast | FMCSA opportunity | Trooper award | NSA newsletter

January 29, 2016 In This Issue:  Safer cars | FL Move Over month | NLEC evaluators | Safety awards | Weather and crashes | Driver distraction study | Safety laws report | Region IV LEL conference

January 22, 2016 In This Issue:  2015 Fallen Officers | CHP Teen Safety Class | Self-driving Cars | Police Utility Vehicles | Drugged-Driving Grants | LELs at Lifesavers | NLELP Newsletter | AAMVA Seeks Volunteer | NLELP Webinar | FHWA Webinar | Colorado Marijuana Conference

January 15, 2016 — In This Issue: Vision Zero in MT | CT Holiday Enforcement | TN GHSO Director Poole | New CVSA ED | NTSB Most Wanted | Automakers Safety Agreement | Vehicular Homicide Blog | LEL Webinar | CMV Training | DUI Institute | Rural Safety Webinar | Impaired Driving Update | State Practices for Local Road Safety

January 8, 2016 — In This Issue: Increased traffic deaths | Marijuana breath testing | ID unmarked cruisers | DWI enforcement efforts honored | New podcast | Super Bowl campaigns | MD TSRP blog | CA POST SAFE Driving Campaign newsletter | FHWA statistical abstract