Reducing traffic crashes and deaths through education… community by community.

Our Mission

DRIVE SMART COLORADO’s mission is to reduce the number of traffic crashes through community collaboration and education.

With a strong 25+ year track record of enhancing traffic safety, has a variety of successful, proven, educational campaigns that can be customized for your locale and audience. DRIVE SMART is a community leader in traffic safety, creating programs that increase seat belt use, promote substance-free driving, impart positive behind-the-wheel behavior, boost motorcycle safety, enhance pedestrian safety, and make a demonstrable difference in school bus safety, safe teen driving and child passenger safety.

DRIVE SMART COLORADO provides technical support and training to facilitate coalition building, problem identification, program implementation and evaluation.

Services Offered

Identify issues and develop, plan, implement and evaluate traffic safety programs in urban and rural settings

Consulting services for agencies and coalitions implementing traffic safety programs: 

Coordinate program activities

Financial management

Administrative services

Presentations and Trainings 

Graduated Driver Licensing (GDL)

How to Build Safety Alliances: Improving Transportation Safety Community by Community

Alcohol: Underage Drinking 

Alcohol and Drugs: Impaired Driving

Occupant Protection

Child Passenger Safety

Older Driver Safety/Carfit

Teen Driving 

Aggressive Driving

School Zone Safety

School Bus Safety

Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety

ATV Safety

Conference Planning

 

DRIVE SMART COLORADO Programs/past and present

DRIVE SMART High School Traffic Safety Challenge

Community Safety Belt Challenge

Elementary School Pedestrian Safety

Middle School Underage Drinking Prevention

Middle School Pedestrian Safety

Saved By the Belt

Keep Kids Alive Drive 25

Aggressive Driving Prevention

Winter Driving Safety

Regional Street Racing Taskforce

Regional DUI (Driving Under Influence) Taskforce

Safe Routes to School

Child Passenger Safety

Older Driver Safety

DRIVE SMART COLORADO Awards

Community Health Promotion Award for Excellence: U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services

Hope Award for Excellence: Rocky Mountain Insurance Information Association

Outstanding Service Award in Child Passenger Safety: Colorado Department of Transportation

Colorado State Patrol Colonel’s Award for Excellence:  2005 & 2008

Colorado Springs Police Department Commendation

 

Who Can Benefit from DRIVE SMART COLORADO’s Services?

Community Coalitions
Military Installations
Law Enforcement Agencies
Regional Emergency and Trauma Advisory Councils (RETAC)
Hospitals
Physician Offices
Health Departments
Public Health Nursing Services

Schools and Colleges
Fire Departments
Private Businesses
Non-Profits
Child Care Centers
Faith-Based Organizations
City, County and State Government
and others….


Community Coalitions
Military Installations
Law Enforcement Agencies
Regional Emergency and Trauma Advisory Councils (RETAC)
Hospitals
Physician Offices
Health Departments
Public Health Nursing Services


Schools and Colleges
Fire Departments
Private Businesses
Non-Profits
Child Care Centers
Faith-Based Organizations
City, County and State Government
and others….


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