The purpose of this booklet is to empower local agency personnel to make informed decisions that can improve roadway safety in your community. By identifying and addressing potential roadway hazards, you can reduce the likelihood of a future traffic crash for your community and your family. Adapted by permission from the Michigan LTAP’s 2008 Publication What Elected Officials Need to Know About Traffic Safety (And What YOUR Constituents Expect YOU to Know!)
traffic safety, local government agencies, local roads, roadway crashes, systemic improvements, geometric design features, traffic control signs, speed control, roundabouts, traffic signals
Date of this Version
LTAP, Indiana and LTAP, Michigan, "Traffic Safety Primer for Local Agencies" (2014). Indiana Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) Publications. Paper 7.