Welcome to the Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety

The Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety is a partnership of safety advocates throughout the state who have come together for a common purpose:  to end traffic fatalities and serious injuries on public roadways. Missouri’s Strategic Highway Safety Plan, Show-Me Zero, outlines the state's plan for achieving success by implementing strategies most effective at mitigating the behaviors and issues most commonly associated with fatal and serious injury crashes in Missouri. Zero fatalities is our goal. Anything else is simply unacceptable. 

Show-Me Zero: Driving Missouri Toward Safer Roads

The Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety is pleased to promote Missouri's new strategic highway safety plan, Show-Me Zero. Learn more about the plan and how you can help make Missouri roadways safer for everyone. Get involved today!

CMV Inclement Weather Nov. 9-25, 2020

Commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) are an important part of our nation’s economy and have a large presence on Missouri's highways. They weigh 80,000 pounds and  carry the products we need. While CMVs do contribute to some traffic crashes, research shows that too many drivers of passenger cars, especially young people ages 18 to 24 years old, unneces...

Holiday Impaired Driving Enforcement Campaign Nov. 25, 2020 – Jan. 1, 2021

Do you realize that your last drink could be someone else's last breath? It’s time to Change the Numbers. If you’re planning a special celebration for the holidays, think first about a safe and sober ride home. Holiday safety advertising across Missouri serve as reminders of the importance of choosing a completely sober ride such as a taxi.

Aging Road Users Awareness Campaign Dec. 7-11, 2020

Getting older does not necessarily mean a person's driving days are over. But it’s important to plan ahead and take steps to ensure the safety of your loved ones on the road. If you think you need to have a conversation with an older driver about his or her driving abilities, remember that many older drivers look at driving as a form of independen...

Missouri Coalition For Roadway Safety News

  • October 16 Is Buckle Up Phone Down Day in Missouri


    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Gov. Mike Parson has proclaimed Oct. 16 as Buckle Up Phone Down Day in Missouri and fellow Missourian and former race car driver Carl Edwards is lending his famous name to the cause, all in an effort to encourage Missourians to...

  • Statewide Speed Limit Enforcement Campaign Runs Oct. 10-18


    JEFFERSON CITY – As you venture out this autumn to take in sights of fall foliage in the Show-Me State, or are simply just driving your daily commute, please be mindful of your speed.

    The Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety wants to remind all...

2019 Missouri Crash Statistics
Not Wearing Seat Belt
As of 12/31/2019
*Seat belt stat includes only occupants of vehicles with seat belts
2020 Missouri Crash Statistics
Fatalities YTD
Not Wearing Seat Belt
As of 11/22/2020
*Seat belt stat includes only occupants of vehicles with seat belts

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