• Roadside and Work Zone Safety

    Nebraska Safety Council has worked with five families personally touched by roadside and work zone crashes. These brave families feel passionate about sharing their stories to help call attention to the importance of driving attentively when near service vehicles and personnel.

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  • Teen Driver Education through the Nebraska Safety Council offers flexible drive times, no hidden fees (textbook provided), no trip to the DMV. NeSC has been providing driver education since 1961. Safety Education is all we do!

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Driving Sources

Seat Belt Display

SeatBeltDisplay2Fact:
Nebraska could save each year with a primary seat belt law
12 peoples lives
220 serious injuries
44 million dollars
Source:
Nebraska Department of Transportation Highway Safety Office Nebraska Safety Facts, August 2017


Fact:
100% of Nebraska teen driver fatalities were unbuckled in 2016
Source:
Nebraska Department of Transportation Highway Safety Office 2016 Teen Driver Facts

Fact:
1 crash occurrs every 15 minutes
49 persons were injured each day
1 person was killed every 40 hours
Source:
http://dot.nebraska.gov/media/10414/facts2016.pdf

Fact:
$943,211,800 in econmic loss to Nebraska annually
Source:
National Safety Council, Injury Facts 2015 Edition. Provided by NDOT-Highway Safety Office, Revised 9/7/17

Fact:
Fatalities occur 2-3 more times in rural communities
Source:
Nebraska Department of Transportation Highway Safety Office Nebraska Safety Facts, August 2017



Distracted Driving Display

DistractedDrivingDisplay2Fact:
Nebraska distracted driving crashes are up 29%
Source:
Standard Summary of Nebraska Motor Vehicle Traffic Accidents, NDOT-Highway Safety Office, September 7, 2017

Fact:
Nebraska pedestrians killed in crashes are up 71% from 2010 to 2016 
Source:
http://dot.nebraska.gov/media/10414/facts2016.pdf

Fact:
Injury crashes involving cell phones are up 17%
Source:
Standard Summary of Nebraska Motor Vehicle Traffic Accidents, NDOT-Highway Safety Office, September 7, 2017

Fact:
Fatal Nebraska motorcycle crashes are up 67% from 2010 to 2016
Source:
http://dot.nebraska.gov/media/10414/facts2016.pdf





 

 

 

 

WorkZoneScreenShotNebraska Work Zone Safety Display

Source: https://www.workzonesafety.org/crash-information/work-zone-fatal-crashes-fatalities/#nebraska


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Source: http://dot.nebraska.gov/media/10414/facts2016.pdf