MEDIA ADVISORY
Save the Date: November 21, 2021 is World Day of Remembrance for Traffic Victims

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  WHAT: World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims – Sunday, November 21, 2021 – is taking on extra urgency as the number of people dying and severely injured in preventable traffic crashes in the U.S.  is rising at an alarming rate. In 2020, 42,060 people died in motor vehicle crashes – […]

Help Bring on Co-Sponsors: Resolution for Zero Traffic Deaths

As we cheer the introduction of the first-ever Congressional Resolution calling for the national goal of Zero Traffic Deaths, we need your help to enlist supporters and ensure that this encouraging step translates to ACTION! As of our latest update on October 5, 2021, there are 27 official supporters of the Resolution in Congress – out […]

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We Know How to Fix Deadly Streets

National Study Shows Pedestrian Crashes are Predictable & Preventable If we knew a certain model of airplane failed catastrophically and consistently, killing everyone on board – say, an average of 100-to-115 people dead every day, year after year – would we ignore the problem and chalk it up to an unfortunate risk of flying? If […]

Media Advisory: Resolution for Zero Traffic Deaths Introduced in Congress

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  July 27, 2021 Media contacts:Leah Shahum, Vision Zero Network, leah@visionzeronetwork.org Amy Cohen, Families for Safe Streets, amy@familiesforsafestreets.org, 646-581-4232  Congress Considers Confronting Traffic Safety Epidemic with Commitment to Vision Zero  In the face of a worsening safety crisis on our roads, community members across the country applauded the introduction today of a bicameral Congressional […]