What happens when the safety goals for now and the goals for the future are in conflict? A people-focused Safe System approach considers vulnerabilities today and in the future. Recently adopted as a priority by agencies such as FHWA, Caltrans, the City of Philadelphia, and the Washington State Department of Transportation, safe system is a traffic safety framework emphasizing shared responsibility and a proactive approach where death and serious injury are recognized as unacceptable costs of travel on our roads.
Our customizable Crowdsource+ tool empowers community members to participate in the transportation planning process and provides clients with an effective way to receive and prioritize feedback.
Partnering with our client, we took on new visual communications strategies through the lens of equitable engagement to elevate participation and build energy around safety improvements.
Explore how we help community leaders understand the interim safety analysis guidance for California and develop their own custom structure and design.
Learn how we’re helping California agencies find opportunities to follow the lead of Vision Zero cities and expand the systemic safety approach beyond an engineering focus.
Discover how the Local Roadway Safety Plan approach to safety, as well as Vision Zero approaches, offer communities guidance for establishing safety plans.