Occupant Protection Committee
The Occupant Protection Committee develops programs to educate the public about occupant protection issues. Occupant Protection includes the Get It Together (GIT) High School Seat Belt Challenge, the Old, Used, Borrowed and Abused Child Safety Seat Round-Up, regional child safety seat checks, and Senior Driver issues.
Impaired Driving Prevention Committee
The Impaired Driving Prevention Committee leads in the development of programs and functions to educate the public regarding the dangers of driving impaired such as alcohol/drug use aggressive driving distracted and fatigued driving. Impaired Driving Prevention includes the Designated Driver Booth, Every 15 minutes, Good Times Guide Posters, Holiday Bag Distribution and Intoxiclock®.
Specialized Transportation Safety Committee
The Specialized Transportation Safety Committee is a committee that focuses on promoting safe movement practices and traffic safety within the motor carrier community. This includes Driver Appreciation Days, the Virginia Specialized Transportation Safety and Management Conference (VSTSMC), public education and awareness, overweight/over-dimensional permitting information, and general motor carrier safety. There are several subcommittees that address specific areas of traffic safety and the motor carrier community, i.e. Law Enforcement.
Membership and Development Committee
The Membership and Development Committee serves to recruit, retain, and educate the membership and volunteers. This includes the Speaker’s Bureau, Resource Development, John T. Hanna Awards for Excellence in Traffic Safety and online resources.
Peninsula Drive Safe Committee
The Peninsula Drive Safe Committee provides a forum for members and invited guests to share information about traffic safety and injury prevention resources, events, and efforts on the Peninsula. This includes involvement in community events, child safety seat checks, Driver Appreciation Days, children’s festivals, car classics, etc.