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Tech Beat Officer Traffic Safety Topics
April 12, 2016
Finding contemporary training and resources to help keep officers safe on the roads can be a challenge. The February 2016 edition of Tech Beat focuses on officer traffic safety topics, offering a variety of visually interesting and informative articles:
- Training Encourages Law Enforcement Officers to Wear High-Visibility Gear
- Getting to the Call Safely
- A Call for Cultural Change
- Resource Sampler – Officer Traffic Safety
- Tech Shorts; brief summaries of the Move Over Laws and available Traffic Safety Leadership Programs
Addressing the large number of officers killed and injured in traffic related incidents, this edition provides information and resources for agencies to consider in the areas of training, policies, and public awareness. This edition can be downloaded as a pdf or viewed as an online magazine from the Tech Beat Website.
Funded by the U.S. Department of Justice, Tech Beat is an online magazine produced by JUSTNET, the website of National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center.
Wear your seatbelt, watch your speed, and practice SAFE driving!
The SAFE Driving Campaign is a POST initiative focused on reducing fatal and serious injury law enforcement traffic collisions nationwide. For further information regarding the SAFE Driving Campaign, visit the SAFE Driving Campaign on the POST Website or contact:
Janna Munk, POST Senior Consultant
Training Program Services Bureau