CTRE is an Iowa State University center, administered by the Institute for Transportation.

Address: 2711 S. Loop Drive, Suite 4700, Ames, IA 50010-8664

Phone: 515-294-8103
FAX: 515-294-0467

Website: www.ctre.iastate.edu/

Iowa State University--Becoming the Best

Improving Traffic Safety Culture in Iowa


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Start date: 09/01/09
End date: 10/30/10


Report: Improving Traffic Safety Culture in Iowa (1.53 mb pdf) April 2011

Tech transfer summary: Improving Traffic Safety Culture in Iowa (0.95 mb pdf) May 2011



About the research


This study summarizes best practices and effective laws in improving safety culture in the United States and abroad. It assesses the traffic safety culture initiatives in Iowa compared to other states and makes recommendations to the Iowa Department of Transportation for improving traffic safety culture in Iowa.