Salt Lake City believes that the only acceptable goal for traffic fatalities and serious injuries is zero, and fully supports UDOT’s Zero Fatalities program. Zero Fatalities is all about eliminating fatalities on our roadways through education. Some people may think zero is an impossible goal, but when it comes to your life, or the lives of your friends and family, what other number would be acceptable? We’re aiming for Zero Fatalities because everyone matters. So start by saving your own life and join us on the road to Zero Fatalities today.
Visit the Utah Department of Transportation Zero Fatalities website to find out about education programs with the goal to eliminate all traffic deaths on our roadways. This page also has a list of upcoming Zero Fatalities Events.
Crash Prevention Education: The best way to survive a crash is to prevent it from happening in the first place. Through years of research, we have found that almost every crash, and the resulting fatalities, comes down to one or more of these 5 deadly driving behaviors: drowsy driving, distracted driving, aggressive driving, impaired driving and not buckling up. Click on each behavior to see videos, safety tips and statistics that educate and encourage people on how to eliminate these 5 deadly behaviors.
Don’t Drive Stupid is a program that strives to put an end to traffic-related teen deaths by educating young drivers about the importance of being safe behind the wheel.
Heads Up is a program designed to eliminate crashes between cars, motorcycles, bicycles and pedestrians.
Utah Roadway Fatality Statistics
Zero Fatalities YouTube Channel
Zero Fatalities Facebook Page
Zero Fatalities on Twitter