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. 

2022 Missouri Highway Safety & Traffic Conference

Registration is now open for the 2022 Missouri Highway Safety and Traffic Conference, September 27-29, 2022. The conference will feature a diverse, comprehensive agenda that supports the state’s strategic highway safety plan, Show-Me Zero. Up to 15 PDH’s and up to 7.5 POST credits for law enforcement will be available.

2022 Show-Me Zero Awards

The Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety is accepting nominations for individuals, organizations and events to be recognized for their efforts in making our roadways safer and moving Missouri towards zero fatalities. Winners will be recognized at the 2022 Missouri Highway Safety and Traffic Conference in Columbia on September 27-29.

Show-Me Zero Campaign

A safer Missouri is a better Missouri. This is the heart of Show-Me Zero, a strategic highway safety plan for eliminating fatalities and serious injuries on Missouri roadways. Through a collaborative effort of diverse stakeholders, Show-Me Zero takes a multi-disciplined approach to achieving safer roads through education, public policy, enforcement...

Work Zone Awareness Week

More buffer truck crashes than ever before… 17 work zone fatalities… This is how Missouri will remember its 2021 construction season. And that’s why MoDOT is pleading with drivers to help turn the tide in 2022. Motorists are urged to make smart, safe driving choices behind the wheel as part of National Work Zone Awareness Week, April 11-15.

Missouri Coalition For Roadway Safety News

  • Highway Safety Hero Nominations Sought

    07/26/2022

    JEFFERSON CITY – The Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety is accepting nominations for individuals, organizations and events to be recognized for their efforts in making our roadways safer, moving Missouri towards zero fatalities. Winners will be...

  • Teens Rally to Promote Safe Driving

    03/24/2022

    COLUMBIA, Mo. - Teens from across the state are gathering in Columbia next week to share their experiences and successes promoting wearing safety belts in their local highway safety initiatives. Their efforts, developed as a part of the students’...

2021 Missouri Crash Statistics
Fatalities
1,016
Not Wearing Seat Belt
65%
As of 12/31/2021
*Seat belt stat includes only occupants of vehicles with seat belts
2022 Missouri Crash Statistics
Fatalities
561
Not Wearing Seat Belt
59%
As of 8/7/2022
*Seat belt stat includes only occupants of vehicles with seat belts
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Upcoming Events

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

August 19 - September 5, 2022

Child Passenger Safety Week

September 18-24, 2022

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BUPD Day

October 21, 2022