Institute announces date of rural traffic safety summit

June 8, 2011

Bozeman, MT – The National Summit for Rural Traffic Safety Culture is scheduled to take place July 11-13 in Big Sky, MT.

Summit topics include “social norm” approaches and a discussion of ongoing initiatives, such as the Department of Transportation’s Toward Zero Deaths initiative.

The summit will take place in conjunction with the opening of the new Center for Health and Safety Culture at Montana State University.

The event will be co-sponsored by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, the Western Transportation Institute, the Transportation Research Board and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.