|Award Winner: Small Project – Innovative Management|
|Comprehensive Safety Approach
“As a partner member of the Coalition led by the Missouri Department of Transportation, [the Missouri Safety Council recognizes] the contributions, guidance, and pivotal role the department has played in these life-saving efforts.”
By 2003, there were more than 180,000 traffic crashes and 1,232 deaths on Missouri roadways. In 2004, MoDOT formed the Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety and by 2007 reduced the number of traffic crash fatalities to 993 – one year early.