Tribal road safety

Register now for an upcoming webinar about the Tribal Transportation Safety Assessment (TTSA) Program!

November 12, 2019
The Tribal Transportation Safety Assessment (TTSA) Program

Participants in Happy Camp safety assessment

Caltrans, Division of Transportation Planning (DOTP), Native American Liaison Branch (NALB), in collaboration with SafeTREC and the National Indian Justice Center (NIJC) will provide California Native American Tribal Governments with expert, focused, and independent Tribal Transportation Safety...

Register now for August 19 Tribal Road Safety Data Collection & Reporting workshop

August 2, 2019

Graphic for NIJC workshop

Monday, August 19, 2019
9:00am - 4:00pm
Blue Lake Casino & Hotel, 777 Casino Way, Blue Lake, CA.

UC Berkeley SafeTREC and the National Indian Justice Center (NIJC) are providing a free "Tribal Road Safety: Data Collection & Reporting"...

National Tribal Symposium to Advance Transportation: Crash Data Collection and Analysis

May 30, 2019

From May 14-16, 2019 tribal, federal, state, and industry leaders from across the United States who are working on the tribal transportation issues and challenges gathered in San Diego, California for the National Tribal Symposium to Advance Transportation. This event, hosted by the Federal Highway...

Co-director Jill Cooper presents on Tribal Safety at PedsCount! 2016

June 21, 2016

On June 7, 2016 co-director Jill Cooper presented at the PedsCount! Summit on SafeTREC's efforts in data analysis to improve traffic safety on and near tribal lands in California. Her presentation focused on work being done to identify available data regarding safety planning, safety education, and roadways. Learn more about our ...

Co-director David Ragland presents on Tribal Safety Data at the University of Minnesota's (UMN) Roadway Safety Institute

November 30, 2016

Co-director David Ragland presented SafeTREC's Tribal Road Safety Data Project at the University of Minnesota's (UMN) Roadway Safety Institute on November 10, 2016. His presentation focused on the development of the Tribal Road Safety Tool in conjunction with the National Indian Justice Center. This tool will allow individual tribes to analyze SWITRS data relevant to their specific tribal area, add data from tribal police and/or first responders, and conduct analyses for improving road safety. Learn more about our ...

Tribal Road Safety Data Project Presentation at UMN: Nov. 10

November 1, 2016
California Tribal Road Safety Data Project: Methods, Challenges, and Preliminary Results


Co-director David Ragland will present SafeTREC's Tribal Road Safety Data Project at the University of Minnesota's Roadway Safety Institute on November 10, 2016.
For participants interested in the topic, please watch the live webcast.

Seminar Information

Thursday, November 10, 2016
3 – 4 p.m. Central
Room 1130

Mechanical Engineering Building
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Tribal Road Safety Project

April 20, 2016
TRIBAL ROAD SAFETY PROJECT

SafeTREC has been working on a project to analyze and map tribal road safety data in order to improving road safety for California’s Native American populations. Native American tribal lands may not be able to obtain funding for roadway improvements, for example, due to the lack of available injury data. Improving the quality and quantity of data collected...

National Tribal Transportation Conference: Tribal Road Safety Data Project

October 20, 2016

Co-director David Ragland attended the National Tribal Transportation Conference (NTTC) on October 4, 2016 and presented SafeTREC's Tribal Road Safety Data Project. In the initial phase of this project, traffic collisions in and around tribal areas were identified via the statewide traffic crash database for California (Statewide Integrated Traffic Records System, or SWITRS). In the second phase, to be conducted in...