For up to date information on tween traffic safety, research, tips and other resources, please check out the following websites:
Safe Kids Worldwide
SKW is comprised of more than 450 coalitions in 16 countries whose mission is to prevent accidental childhood injury. The website offers information on programs, laws and includes activities for teachers and kids.
Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS)
National Center for Statistics and Analysis of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
FARS contains data on a census of fatal traffic crashes within the 50 States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico.
National Automotive Sampling System (NASS)
Is composed of two systems (CDS and GES) which select cases based on police crash reports. NASS collects data on minor, serious and fatal crashes.
Partners for Child Passenger Safety (PCPS)
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
PCPS is the largest study of children under 16 in crashes, conducts research to determine how and why children are injured or killed in car crashes to prevent future occurrences.
Connect for Kids
Works as a clearinghouse for research, information for kids, tweens and teens.
VERB-Youth Media Campaign
Centers for Disease Control
VERB is a national, multicultural, social marketing campaign for tweens.
Governors' Highway Safety Association
Offers information on states’ laws and issues.
NHTSA's Regional Offices
NHTSA has 10 Regional Offices that provide numerous services to their states.
W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Logic Model Development Guide
An orientation to the underlying principles of "logic modeling" for nonprofits trying to demonstrate the effectiveness of their program with an outcome-oriented evaluation.