This training identifies systems that drive human behavior and the impact on designing and implementing systems or programs. Road safety is a complex issue, and any efforts to improve safety must address not only the roadway but also road user behavior, vehicle design, interaction between road users, and the effect of the roadway on all road users. This course will identify the key principles of human behaviors and the importance in including education, safety messaging and awareness in road safety planning.
Who Should Attend: This class was designed for managers and workers alike. Engineers, managers, planners, and public health and safety professionals will recognize the roles and responsibilities of various disciplines and approaches to improving road safety. elements/systems.
Module 1: Fundamentals of Roadway Injury Prevention
Module 2: Concepts in Injury Prevention
Module 3: Risk Factors and Choosing Interventions
Module 4: Strategies and Practices for Advancing Roadway Injury Prevention
About the Instructor:
Kelly Powell has been Safe Kids Coordinator and Program Director in Palm Beach County, Florida for over 18 years, and has been in the field of injury prevention for over 22 years in Florida.
Additionally, Kelly has been a National Child Passenger Safety Technician Instructor for 21 years and has been fortunate to train technicians nationally, and internationally; supporting the development of the child passenger safety program in Qatar.
Kelly has been working with the University of Virginia as a Subject Matter Expert for Motor Vehicle Injury Prevention with the Tribal Technical Assistance Program (TTAP) and now with the Road Safety Champion Program (RSCP).