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!

Slow Moving Vehicles Awareness (Farm Safety)- Oct. 1-31

This fall, the Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety wants to remind motorists to be on the lookout for slow-moving farm vehicles. Please remember that farmers are just doing their jobs when moving equipment from field to field. 

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...

TIM Week November 9-15, 2020

TIM responders work together using well-rehearsed procedures to clear incidents more quickly, keeping motorists and responders safer. TIM responders include firefighters, EMS, law enforcement, towing and recovery, and safety service patrols that consist of highly skilled personnel who provide emergency temporary traffic control at incident scenes.

Missouri Coalition For Roadway Safety News

  • October 16 Is Buckle Up Phone Down Day in Missouri

    10/14/2020

    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

    10/05/2020

    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
Fatalities
881
Not Wearing Seat Belt
64%
As of 12/31/2019
*Seat belt stat includes only occupants of vehicles with seat belts
2020 Missouri Crash Statistics
Fatalities YTD
808
Not Wearing Seat Belt
67%
As of 10/25/2020
*Seat belt stat includes only occupants of vehicles with seat belts

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