Resources

We’ve compiled a list of helpful resources below. If there is something you can’t find, please contact us at info@drivesmartcolorado.com


GENERAL INJURY PREVENTION

Child Passenger Safety in Colorado
www.Carseatscolorado.com

Safe Kids Worldwide
www.Safekids.org

Colorado Dept. of Public Health and Environment
www.cdphe.state.co.us/pp/injuryprevention

Colorado Department of Transportation
www.coloradodot.info/programs

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
www.nhtsa.gov

American Academy of Pediatrics
www.aap.org

BuckleBear the Safety Puppet
www.Bucklebear.com

Motorcycle Safety
http://www.coloradodot.info/programs/live-to-ride

American Automobile Association
www.aaa.com
www.colorado.aaa.com

Walk To School Information
info@walkbiketoschool.org
http://www.saferoutesinfo.org


HELPFUL WEB SITES

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
http://www.cdc.gov/Motorvehiclesafety/index.html

Colorado Teen Driver
www.coteendriver.com
Web site geared for teen drivers and their parents, includes: the law, facts, tips and resources.

Colorado Department of Revenue (Division of Motor Vehicles)
www.colorado.gov/revenue/dmv
Information on obtaining a driver’s permit and driver’s license. List of certified driving schools. Answers to frequently asked questions.

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
www.iihs.org
This is the organization that determines the safety ratings for all cars. They have great information including which cars might be the best for your teen.

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
www.teendriversource.com

Driving Institute of America
www.drivinginst.com

Teen Driving Council
www.teensafety.com

National Safety Council
http://teendriver.nsc.org
http://teendriver.nsc.org/parents.aspx

Rocky Mountain Insurance Information Association
www.rmiia.org

Alive at 25 (4 hour class)
http://aliveat25.us

Allstate Insurance
www.allstateteendriver.com

State Farm Insurance
www.betterteendriving.com

Older Driver Sensitive Topic Conversation Guide
www.thehartford.com

Free Online Seminar – Older Driver
www.aarp.org

Driver Fitness Medical Guidelines
www.nhtsa.gov

Driver Rehabilitation Specialists
http://www.aded.net/

Find Driver Rehab Specialists
www.myaota.aota.org

Public Program: Fitness to Drive
www.penrosestfrancis.org

Public Program: Adaptive Driving – Fort Collins
www.brainrecov.com 

Public Program: Adaptive Driving – Aurora
www.spaldingrehab.com

Downloadable Hard Copy of Driver Planning Agreement
www.drivesmartcolorado.com

CarFit Finder
www.car-fit.org

Driver Safety Course – AAA
www.seniordriving.aaa.com

Driver Safety Course – AARP
www.aarp.org

National Older Drivers Website
www.nhtsa.gov

Free Safety Traffic Information
www.nhtsa.gov

How Does My Medication Affect My Driving
www.seniordriving.aaa.com

Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) 2014 Strategic Highway Safety Plan
https://www.codot.gov/safety/safety-data-sources-information/safety-plans/colorado-strategic-highway-safety-plan

Video Toolkit on Medical Conditions in Older Drivers
http://www.nhtsa.gov/Driving+Safety/Older+Drivers/Video+Toolkit+On+Medical+Conditions

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Older Drivers
http://www.nhtsa.gov/Driving+Safety/Older+Drivers

American Association of Retired Persons
http://www.aarp.org/

American Automobile Association
www.seniordriving.aaa.com

National Institute on Aging
www.nia.nih.gov

Highway Safety Plan


TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS IN COLORADO

Representing, Servicing and Promoting Transit in Colorado

http://www.coloradotransit.com/Transit-in-Colorado/Transit-Director

Getting There Guide. A resource guide to transportation services for the Denver Metro Area
 www.drmac-co.org

North Front Range Metropolitan Planning Organization is a resource for locating transportation services that offer alternatives to moving around the region by personal vehicle.
http://www.nfrmpo.org

Mountain Rides help those who live in the Northwestern Colorado region find transportation.
www.mtnride.org/ride-resources/

Complete listing of Colorado’s Area Agencies on Aging
www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite/CDHS-VetDis/CBON/1251651403806


TEEN DRIVING SAFETY RESOURCES

Colorado Graduated Drivers Licensing Laws

Teaching Your Teen to Drive Once They Have a Permit

Teen Safe Driving Contracts


Older Adult Driver Information