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  • Posted: Feb 17
    Occupant seat belt use in fatal and injury crashes is considerably lower than conventional use reported by NHTSA. From 2009 - 2014, North Dakota’s average occupant use in fatal crashes was 26% and in injury crashes, 68%.
  • Posted: Oct 9, 2015
    Kimberly Vachal and Laurel Benson
    With the understanding that seat belts are a relatively low-cost safety device and are an easy primary protection for occupants in passenger vehicles, North Dakota has chosen to continue to measure seat belt use on non-interstate rural roads.
  • Posted: Aug 20, 2015
    Kimberly Vachal, Laurel Benson, and Andrew Kubas
    The statewide driver traffic safety survey provides baseline metrics for the Safety Division and others to use in understanding perceptions and self-reported behaviors related to focus issues.
  • Posted: May 27, 2015
    The 2014 Crash Fact Reports are now online. The reports are a collection of data from crash scenes on public roadways throughout the state.
  • Posted: Apr 23, 2015
    Leave your mark on the side of a bus or learn about railroading in North Dakota. From industry speakers to free ice cream, UGPTI is celebrating with a full week of events in recognition of National Transportation Week, May 11-15, 2015.
  • Posted: Apr 8, 2015
    NDSU and the Fargo-Moorhead area are celebrating Stand Up 4 Transportation Day. Mayors of communities in the metro area will sign a proclamation at NDSU at noon to recognize the importance of transportation to our region. Post a fun transportation-related selfie using the hashtag #SU4TFM for a chance to win prizes. Visit SU4TFM.com for more info.
NDSU Dept 2880P.O. Box 6050Fargo, ND 58108-6050