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The Safe Systems Approach to Speed Management: An Emerging Safety Trend in the US

Webinar Description:
This webinar will cover how the Safe Systems approach started internationally, guides that exist for implementing Safe Systems infrastructure internationally that may be applied in part in the US, international case studies examples that are similar to the US, and current research taking place in the US on implementing the Safe Systems approach here. Participants will learn about what the Safe Systems approach is, existing resources and ways to apply Safe Systems in their work. This webinar will be 1.5 hours and will be a free webinar thanks to funding by the Road to Zero Coalition.

Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will learn about Safe Systems research and trends emerging in the U.S.
  • Participants will hear international organizations with resources on Safe Systems approaches.
  • Participants will gain an understanding of how international Safe Systems approaches may be applicable in the U.S.
  • Participants will hear from cities applying Safe Systems toward improving safety through speed management and reducing serious injuries and fatalities toward Vision Zero.
Presenters Information:
Wes Kumfer, Ph.D., - Engineering Research Associate, UNC Highway Safety Research Center
Claudia Adriazola-Steil, Director, Health and Road Safety Program, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities 
John Milton, World Road Association
James Shahamiri, SFMTA

Fees:
No Charge
This includes a live web event, an archived recording, webinar evaluation, 1.5 PDH credits and a certificate of completion

Additional Attendees at one Location:

Additional Live Webinar Attendees at one location are eligible for earning credit for attending. There is a processing fee of $15 members/$25 non-members. Instructions will be provided during the webinar.

PDF of Presentations:
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Event Log-on Instructions:
On the day of the webinar, return to this page to join the live web event that you purchased.Click the live web event below, and a button to join will appear 30 minutes before the specified start time.

How to earn PDH/CM Credit:
The certificate of completion and 1.5 PDH/CM credits will be made available to the registrant after you have attended the webinar and the evaluation has been completed.

Recordings:
Recordings are available for 30 days following the day of the live event for anyone who registers for the course. Additional attendees at one location are not eligible to earn PDH credit for viewing an archived recording.