Safer Speeds in a Safe System Approach
A Safe System approach supports context-appropriate speeds for all modes. A Safe System of mobility needs to promote safer speeds in all roadway environments through a combination of thoughtful, context-appropriate roadway design, targeted education and outreach campaigns, and enforcement.
The resources and programs below will help you do that on the job, at home and wherever you need or want to go.
The National Safety Council supports safer speeds through a variety of programming, communications and resources. Learn more and explore our efforts in this space:
● Zero Traffic Deaths campaign, a call to action to leaders to reach zero traffic deaths by 2050
● Road to Zero Doubling Down on What Works speed management section, a clearinghouse of existing, lifesaving resources focused on speed management
● Facts about speeding
Read more about the Safe System approach.