Rhonda Craft, Director at Office of Traffic Safety & Karen Coyle, Regional Coordinator for Los Angeles County
Rhonda came to speak with us and brought a surprise guest, Karen Coyle, to share their experiences.
Dr. Jia & Dr Cheng provide our guests with a highly esteemed introduction. They are both hard workers and know Dr. Cheng & Dr. Jia personally and from their professional backgrounds.
Governor's Traffic Safety Corespondent
Every year the office creates a Highway Traffic Safety Plan
2015 Highway Traffic Safety Plan
San Francisco has created a group named "Vision Zero" aimed to improve pedestrian safety.
SWITERS is a state wide traffic collision database for CA
Wants to see an improvement in emergency response with traffic collisions
National Highway Safety Act
OTE doesn't use the word "accident" since "crashes" are usually avoidable.
Public Service Announcements
Job at OTS is to look at all funding options and where the funds should go.
Has been working with OTS for 13 years.
OTS Collision Ranking System: Look to see how your city compares
Empirical Bayesian (EB) Method improve the system by only having a single ranking for the OTS Collision Raking.
Ms. Coyle works with Dr. Jia and Dr. Cheng on the ranking system and make it as accurate as possible, with continued research.
OTS Regional Coordinators for CA
Meeting summaries provided by Secretary Alex Ingoglia.