FDOT Secretary Prasad Signs Strategic Highway Safety Plan

FDOT Secretary Ananth Prasad and other agency officials signed the 2012 Strategic Highway Safety Plan (SHSP). The statewide-coordinated safety plan is aimed at providing a comprehensive framework for reducing highway fatalities and serious injuries on all public roads. The SHSP establishes targeted statewide goals, objectives, and key emphasis areas developed in consultation with federal, state, local, and private sector safety stakeholders. The key areas addressed in the SHSP are aggressive driving, distracted driving, lane departure crashes, intersection crashes, at-risk drivers, vulnerable road users, impaired driving, and traffic data.