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NC Vision Zero is a collaborative initiative to eliminate roadway deaths and injuries in North Carolina.

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Kids learn how to act on the road by watching you.

What kind of driver are you raising?

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Five communities in North Carolina have adopted a goal of zero traffic fatalities and serious injuries.

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Leading Pedestrian Intervals reduce the number of people hit by cars at intersections by 60%.

Source: Transportation Research Record, 2010

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Approximately 545 lives are saved each year by seat belt use in North Carolina

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Envision this: a day with zero deaths on our roadways.

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Traffic Safety Outreach Materials

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Lives Lost on North Carolina Roads in 2019

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NC Vision Zero Principles

No loss of life on our roads is acceptable.

Traffic safety solutions, based on data-driven strategies, must have a zero tolerance approach to injury prevention.

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All road users deserve safe streets.

We all share the responsibility of making safe decisions on the road. Together, we can prevent crashes.

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Injury or death is not an inevitable price to pay for mobility.

By designing roads and vehicles to forgive human mistakes, we can build a system which protects its users.

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Save Yourself & Me

Only drive sober

In 2019, 24% of traffic fatalities involved someone drinking and driving (NCDOT Crash Facts).

Always wear a seat belt

In 2019, 43% of people killed on North Carolina roads were unbuckled at the time of the crash (NCDOT Crash Facts).

Follow the speed limit

In 2019, over 25% of traffic fatalities involved speeding (NCDOT Crash Facts).

Source: DMV NC Crash Facts
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