ERIC Number: ED437361
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Campaign Safe & Sober. Youth & Generation X Planner.
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (DOT), Washington, DC.
This packet contains information on safe and sober driving for members of Generation X. The packet includes information on "Buckle Up America! Week 1998," which was designed to encourage everyone on the road to use seat belts and child safety seats and to use them properly. It also offers a safety city brochure and multiple program materials (success stories, strides for safety article, youth fatalities overheads, and a prescription for injury prevention discharge instructions). The packet provides resource materials such as a catalog, a state bicycle and pedestrian coordinators contact list, and a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration regional offices and State Highway Safety offices contact list. Other materials in the packet include fact sheets and brochures on safe bicycling on the roads; safe driving habits; safety in pickup trucks; booster seats; safety seats; drug impaired driving; alcohol poisoning; zero tolerance laws; air bag safety; seat belt use; safety belt laws; the Patterns for Life initiative; school bus safety; bicycle safety on campus; and pedestrian safety. (SM)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Bicycling, Child Health, Driving While Intoxicated, Elementary Secondary Education, Health Promotion, Legislation, Pedestrian Traffic, Restraints (Vehicle Safety), Safety Education, School Buses, Substance Abuse, Traffic Accidents, Traffic Safety, Young Adults
U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Media and Marketing Division, NTS-21, 400 Seventh Street, S.W., Washington, DC 20590.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (DOT), Washington, DC.